Accenture and Digital Dollar Foundation to trial United States CBDC this year

Accenture and Digital Dollar Foundation to trial United States CBDC this year

Five pilot programs will gather data on a digital dollar in the United States over the next 12 months. Fortune 500 company Accenture has teamed up with Digital Dollar Foundation to conduct Central Bank Digital Currency, or CBDC, trials in the United States.Announced on Monday, May 3, the newly formed Digital Dollar Project will carry out five CBDC pilot programs over the next 12 months. The project’s objective is to generate data to inform U.S. policymakers on how to develop a domestic digital currency.The Digital Dollar Project will launch three pilot programs in the next two months,....


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