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IMF: Central bank digital currency as a serious option to consider
November 14, 2018 12:53
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Central banks need to issue their own cryptomunten as a serious option to consider. Digital currencies offer many benefits, such as protection and privacy of consumers.
That said president Christine Lagarde of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at a conference in Singapore.
“There are already central banks that research here to do,” says Lagarde, who suggests that more research is needed. “Technology changes, so must we change.”