Bank of Japan Must Be Ready to Issue Digital Currency, Says Exec

The deputy governor of the Bank of Japan has said the institution must be ready to issue a central bank digital currency ( CBDC ) should public demand surge in response to technical developments. In a strong statement of a future-oriented vision for the bank, Masayoshi Amamiya told attendees at a seminar — as per a Reuters report on Jan. 30 — that: “The speed of technical innovation is very fast. Depending on how […]

 

 

 

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