Coming soon, maybe, a UK CBDC

Dave Levy
6 min readMar 22, 2023

The UK Govt have issued a consultation on how to implement a Central Bank Digital Currency.

The Bank by Jeff Henson CC 2021 BY-SA from flickr

The first thing I ask myself, is what is it. An EU blog article, says, “Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) is a new form of money that exists only in digital form. Instead of printing money, the central bank issues widely accessible digital coins so that digital transactions and transfers become simple.” I would…

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Dave Levy

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