Coming to Europe for the first time with a digital currency? The governor, Francois Villeroy de Galhau, the French central bank, said in Paris of the urgency to set up a private Central Bank, Digital Currency (CBDC) to launch it. According to a few tweets from the French central bank and a press release to Reuters.
Europe is faster than in China
Now it seems that China is the first of a CBDC is going to be launched. However, if it is to François Villeroy de Galhau, it is necessary to Europe in a hurry to be the first one to be: “It would be a great advantage in order to quickly change the CBDC. We are the first publisher in the world, a CBDC, and other countries may then follow our example.’
Autre sujet crucial : l l l l’éventuelle création d’une monnaie digitale, the banque de france, central. “Nous devons apporter notre-pierre, à l’édifice de cette innovation in the maize, and the manière sérieuse et méthodique “, and François Villeroy de Galhau, à la conférence de l’#ACPR (cc @ACPR_actu
— The Banque de France (@banquedefrance) on December 4, 2019
According to Reuters, wants the French central bank, Europe is quickly moving to the development of digital-currency for central banks. By the end of the first quarter of 2020, should include the following steps. Villeroy de Galhau:
“Our support will, of course, is to contribute to the work of the Eurosystem (European central banks), which makes the investigation of the possibility of an ‘e-eur’, one of the following conditions have to be,”
Not for the first-ever global
It is in China or in Europe? However, when they are not the first to do it. For example, in Venezuela the Petrol and the pay of the marshall islands with the SOV. However, if a large country like China, or a major union, like Europe, has a private CBDC are going to spend it, other countries have rapidly followed.
What is the of a CBDC?
The use of a Central Bank of Digital Currency is a digital currency that is issued by a central bank. It is not a requirement for a CBDC, a blockchain is used, but it is possible. As a digital currency, a central bank can be seen as a response to bitcoin. Bitcoin is decentralized and independent, and the central banks have no influence on it.
If you want to learn more about the CBDC’s, and to know what the current status is? There, they wrote this article about it.