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Mon, Jan 29 Nine years since the birth of Bitcoin, central banks around the world are increasingly recognizing the potential upsides—and downsides—of digital currencies.
The guardians of the global economy have two sets of issues to address. First is what to do, if anything, about the growth of the private cryptocurrencies that are grabbing more and more attention for a host of reasons: The second question is whether to issue official versions. Cracking down China has made it clear: But at the same time, the authorities are cracking down on Bitcoin mining and cryptocurrency trading.
At the same time, the Bundesbank has been actively studying the application of the technology in payment systems. The central bank started a financial technology accelerator ina Silicon Valley practice aimed at incubating young companies.
He has nevertheless cautioned that the BOE is still a long way from creating a digital version of sterling. Nevertheless, the Reserve Bank of India has a group studying whether digital currencies backed by global central banks can be used as legal tender. Currently, the use of cryptocurrencies is a violation of foreign-exchange rules.
Official warning Characterized—sometimes with pride—as a nanny state, Singapore has lived up to that label when it comes to cryptocurrencies, issuing an official warning to citizens to be wary.
Like others, she viewed distributed-ledger technology as promising for making the financial system more efficient. BOC staff are also exploring the circumstances under which it might be appropriate for the bank to issue its own digital currency for retail transactions. Crime watch Authorities in South Korea have focused on protecting consumers and preventing cryptocurrencies from being used as a tool of crime.
South Korea will begin a real-name account system for such trading on 30 January. Bank of Korea deputy governor Shin Ho-soon said in November more research and monitoring was needed.
The central bank will work with prosecutors to block websites that allow retail investors access to Bitcoin exchanges, according to Sergey Shvetsov, a deputy governor at the central bank. The RBA is in close contact with its peers in other countries and few see electronic banknotes on the horizon, he said.
Important element Digital currencies may contribute to financial stability if designed well, Turkish Central Bank governor Murat Cetinkaya said in Istanbul in November. But they do pose new risks to central banks, including to their control of money supply and price stability, and the transmission of monetary policy, Cetinkaya said.
Even so, the Turkish central banker said that cryptocurrencies may be an important element for a cashless economy, and the technologies used can help speed up and make payment systems more efficient.From the establishment of the First Bank of the United States to Dodd-Frank, American banking regulation has followed the path of a swinging pendulum.
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