Israel Experiments With its CBDC

Israel Experiments With its CBDC

The Central Bank of Israel has released the results of a lab experiment that examined user privacy and the use of smart contracts in payments in relation to a potential digital shekel. Israel has been considering issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC) since...
Lithuania to Tighten Crypto Regulation

Lithuania to Tighten Crypto Regulation

According to the Lithuanian Ministry of Finance, the national government has approved amendments to the country’s Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and countering the financing of terrorism regulations affecting the crypto sector. If approved by the Lithuanian legislature,...