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China Moves Further Ahead in CBDC Race – Plus Loans Latest

The central banks are coming. Further to yesterday’s announcement of more preparatory moves for the Bank of England’s Britcoin, a central bank digital currency (CBDC), there’s more from China. The Chinese are far ahead in the CBDC area, and are actively trialling digital payment systems. Our friends at Crowdfund insider report: China is reportedly expanding […]

Covid-19 Aftermath: Is Finance Industry Waving Goodbye To Cash?

Cash usage is fastest declining in the UK compared with the rest of Europe during coronavirus, according to research from Accenture. We’ve posted a blog recently on payment systems and the fast-changing identity requirements 9biometrics, etc) and how this will ultimately change what we think of as money itself (see the piece here). Cash certainly is […]