Lender of Jamaica mints and helps make $230M of the CBDC open to public
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Lender of Jamaica mints and helps make $230M of the CBDC open to public

Home » Business » Bank of Jamaica mints and makes $230M of its CBDC available to public Jamaica has officially rolled out its central bank digital currency (CBDC). The Bank of Jamaica (BoJ) unveiled the CBDC in a recent ceremony, revealing that it had availed $230 million of the digital currency to the public. The…

Jamaica central lender to begin electronic currency pilot in weeks
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Jamaica central lender to begin electronic currency pilot in weeks

The central bank of Jamaica is to begin rolling out its central bank digital currency (CBDC) from August, becoming one of the first countries in the world to push a CBDC formally through its central bank. According to local media reports, Bank of Jamaica Governor Richard Byles made the comments at a Rotary Club meeting…