Central Bank Digital Currency Tracker

Our flagship Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Tracker takes you inside the rapid evolution of money all over the world. The interactive database now features 105 countries— triple the number of countries we first identified as being active in CBDC development in 2020.

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In the News

Aug 8, 2022

Kumar cited in UNSW professor Heng Wang’s paper on the range of actors that could be involved in CBDC ecosystems

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Aug 8, 2022

CBDC tracker cited in Institutional Investor on countries who have launched CBDCs and how the US and UK are behind

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 31, 2022

Kumar interviewed by Token Post on global CBDC development

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 31, 2022

CBDC Tracker cited in Axios on countries exploring digital currencies

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 22, 2022

Lipsky interview with CoinDesk featured on Yahoo Finance

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 22, 2022

Lipsky interviewed by CoinDesk on countries exploring CBDCs, China’s digital renminbi, and the US falling behind on digital money

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 22, 2022

Missing Key report cited in Politico Digital Future Daily newsletter on the use of zero-knowledge proofs for CBDCs

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 22, 2022

CBDC tracker cited in Business Insider on countries exploring CBDCs

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 22, 2022

CBDC tracker cited in Forbes on countries exploring CBDCs

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Jul 11, 2022

Missing Key report cited in PanaTimes on CBDC trials using untested security protocols

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