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New Atlanticist

Nov 17, 2022

How to prevent the next FTX

By JP Schnapper-Casteras

There are steps that policymakers and the industry can take now to build transparency and trust—thereby protecting consumers and avoiding a repeat of this disaster.

Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

Nov 9, 2022

Mark and CBDC tracker cited in Wired on China’s leadership with digital currencies

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China Digital Currencies

In the News

Nov 4, 2022

CBDC Tracker cited by CoinTelegraph on the low adoption rate of Nigeria’s eNaira CBDC.

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

Nov 4, 2022

CBDC Tracker cited by Reuters on the UAE’s CBDC pilot program

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

Nov 4, 2022

CBDC tracker cited by Bitcoin.com on countries globally exploring central bank digital currencies.

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

Oct 26, 2022

Lipsky quoted in Bloomberg on CBDCs

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

Oct 21, 2022

CBDC tracker cited in The Banker on solving CBDC interoperability for cross-border payments.

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

Oct 21, 2022

Assistant Director Ananya Kumar cited in Computer World on the surveillance potential of a CBDC

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

Transcript

Oct 14, 2022

Full transcript: Former deputy NSA Daleep Singh’s argument for a digital dollar

By Atlantic Council

Former deputy NSA Daleep Singh debated Federal Reserve Governor Waller at Harvard Law School and National Security Journal's digital currencies and national security symposium.

Digital Currencies Economic Sanctions

In the News

Oct 3, 2022

CBDC Tracker referenced in the Associated Press on US Treasury recommendation to explore creating a digital dollar

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

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