El Salvador To Issue ‘Bitcoin Bond’ On The Liquid Bitcoin Sidechain
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El Salvador To Issue ‘Bitcoin Bond’ On The Liquid Bitcoin Sidechain

El Salvador will issue $1 billion in bonds on Blockstream’s Liquid Network, a federated Bitcoin sidechain, according to a statement sent to Bitcoin Magazine. The proceedings of the bonds will be split between a $500 million direct allocation in bitcoin and an investment of the same amount in building out energy and bitcoin mining infrastructure…

G7 leaders issue main bank electronic currency guidelines
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G7 leaders issue main bank electronic currency guidelines

Financial leaders from the G7 agree that CBDCs would complement cash and should not be detrimental to the monetary system…

Fed will issue discussion paper on benefits and risks of CBDC, says Jerome Powell
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Fed will issue discussion paper on benefits and risks of CBDC, says Jerome Powell

“Irrespective of the conclusion we ultimately reach, we expect to play a leading role in developing international standards for CBDCs,” said the Fed chair.