Central Bank Digital Currency: The Ultimate in Faster Payments?
Not too long ago, any discussion of virtual currencies to a banking audience was frowned upon as supporting illicit activity. My, how that has changed! Virtual currencies have a market cap of over US $1T and multiple governments are considering Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs). Virtual currencies claim to break down borders, include the unbanked, remove intermediaries and more. Attendees will learn about a framework for understanding CBDCs in the context of payments.
Craig Borysowich- Principal Technology Architect - Integration Technologies, APIs, and Standards, Payments Canada
Jim Cunha - EVP and Interim COO, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Peter Tapling, APRP - Managing Director, PTap Advisory, LLC
*This conference recording is not eligible for continuing education credits.