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 130 countries representing 98% of global GDP.

Cryptocurrency Regulation Tracker

Cryptocurrencies may significantly alter financial structures as they exist today and transform the next generation of money and payments. Our interactive database analyzes the state of cryptocurrency regulations in 60 of the world’s largest economies.

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Content

In the News

May 24, 2024

CBDC Tracker cited by Forkast on CBDC Anti-Surveillance Act

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

May 23, 2024

CBDC Tracker cited by Ledger Insights on CBDC Anti-Surveillance Act

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

New Atlanticist

May 21, 2024

Don’t let the US become the only country to ban CBDCs

By Josh Lipsky, Ananya Kumar

The Federal Reserve should be allowed to continue its exploration and work with US commercial banks and countries around the world to build safe global standards and faster payments.

Digital Currencies Economy & Business

In the News

May 20, 2024

Lipsky quoted by Politico on pending US CBDC legislation

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

May 16, 2024

CBDC Tracker cited by CNN on central bank digital currency development

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Digital Currencies Economy & Business

In the News

May 13, 2024

CBDC Tracker cited by Banking Risk & Regulation on central bank digital currency development

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

May 8, 2024

Kumar interviewed on Penta podcast on geopolitics of digital currencies

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

In the News

May 6, 2024

CBDC Tracker cited by Forbes on interoperability of central bank digital currencies

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Digital Currencies

Econographics

Apr 25, 2024

The basics of CBDC

By Alisha Chhangani and Leila Hamilton

The race for the future of money is on, so here are the key items to catch you up on what a central bank digital currency is—and what it isn’t.

Digital Currencies Economy & Business

In the News

Apr 22, 2024

Kumar interviewed by P.I.T. Exchange on reimagining payment systems to rebuild the Palestinian economy

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Digital Currencies Digital Policy

Experts