Reserve Bank of New Zealand: Public inquiry into central bank digital currency

On February 9, the New Zealand Federal Reserve stated that it would study the strategic view of the role of the central bank currency in the financial system and other aspects, consider how to mitigate the new risks that digital innovation may create in anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing, and study how the central bank digital currency can be. Ability to “support wider financial inclusion and well-being”. (asked about crypto assets and decentralized finance models) Supporting private innovation where risk is managed, public inquiries on central bank digital currencies are underway.