Latest ECB News

  • ECB Plans to Lead CBDC Exploration to Unleash Global Power of the Euro
    ECB Plans to Lead CBDC Exploration to Unleash Global Power of the Euro
    Fabio Panetta, a member of the Executive Board of the ECB, stated in his address to the European Parliament that the ECB intends to remain at the forefront of discussions concerning the nature of money in a digital world, including the exploration of the desirability and feasibility of establishing a central bank digital currency (CBDC).
  • Not Like Before: Digital Currencies Debut Amid COVID-19
    Not Like Before: Digital Currencies Debut Amid COVID-19
    The coronavirus pandemic has forced governments worldwide to focus on bringing blockchain tech to their financial services. Famed currency speculator George Soros, who in 1992 broke the Bank of England to emerge a billionaire overnight by forcing the pound out of the European Exchange Rate Mechanism, believes: “We will not go back to where we were when the pandemic started.