Thailand’s central bank is delaying pilot testing its retail central bank digital currency (CBDC) until late 2022. It was previously planned for the second quarter of 2022. G+D had been selected to do the proof of concept work back in May 2021. [Read more]
Bitcoin has seen a sharp decline in its crypto market dominance during December’s correction. Although, it still leads the way in terms of market capitalization ($930 billion on December 26), its dominance has dropped from 70% at the end of December 2020 to below40%. During that period, Bitcoin’s market capitalization went up by 75%, versus total altcoins’ 526%. [Read more]
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