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The Difference Between CBDC and Cryptocurrency

CBDC, blockchain cryptocurrency… Overlapping terms often cause confusion. This is true for the central bank digital currency (CBDC) plan, which should be piloted in several countries such as China, Sweden, the Bahamas, the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, and the Marshall Islands in the near future. The plan’s use of the term “digital currency” makes people wonder: what’s the difference between the digital currency and the blockchain-based cryptocurrency? Finally, the CBDC plan is still in its infancy and thus some of the technicalities are still vague. We’re attempting to distinguish between the CBDC and blockchain cryptocurrencies in this dialogue, which covers the following topics…

Host and Script: Sebastian Partogi
Speaker: Roberto Capodieci
Videographer: Putu Christian Welly Robin
Expert reviewer: Jaspal Singh

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