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Central bank digital currencies clearly allowed under only 23 percent of members' laws, IMF says

By Neil Roland
  • 14 Jan 2021 16:39
  • 14 Jan 2021 16:39
Only 23 percent of the world’s 174 central banks that are International Monetary Fund members are clearly allowed to issue digital currencies under their own laws, an IMF blog today said, posing an obstacle for many central banks as they weigh issuing a virtual public currency.

“Amy money issuance is a form of

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