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Demystifying the digital pound and CBDCs - an introduction

Author: ICAEW, Financial Services Faculty

Published: 19 Oct 2023

In this webinar we demystify what central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) are and why central banks are actively considering issuing it and explore the potential pros and cons.

We will cover the different types of CBDCs and their use as well as list the potential benefits and concerns around them. We will explore the possible implications for financial institutions and potential changes to the existing status quo.


First broadcast 19 October 2023