Kiffmeister’s #Fintech Daily Digest (12/03/2021)

CBDCs for the People? Where the Current State of Digital Currency Research Leads

Jonas Gross and I wrote a CoinDesk article that takes a technical look at the current state of the central bank digital currency (CBDC) landscape and where it’s headed. Those of you who have attended one of my CBDC webinars and workshops will recognize some of the graphics, but we have thrown in a few that some of you may not have seen before! [Read more]

Upcoming Virtual Conferences at Which I’m Speaking:

ITU DC³ Conference: From cryptocurrencies to CBDCs

The January 25-27 DC³ Conference: From cryptocurrencies to CBDC, will highlight the work of the Digital Currency Global Initiative with a spotlight on emerging trends, innovations and initiatives shaping the future of digital currencies. The conference is organized jointly by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Stanford University Future of Digital Currency Initiative (FDCI). [The program is available here, and click here to register (it’s free).]