Global / Economics & Strategy

Digital Currencies: Public and Private, Present and Future

Group Research / August 17, 2020
This year is shaping up to be a landmark in the history of digital finance. Rapid advances in connectivity, mobility, and data storage are now combining with pandemic-led acceleration of adoption.
Key summary points
  • New frontiers of payment and settlement at the individual level have opened up
  • Private digital currencies have proliferated…
  • … with profound implication for transaction tracking, money supply, and storage of value

Digital Currencies: Public and Private, Present and Future

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