The European Central Bank will begin public consultation on a digital euro on October 12. Photo: Reuters The European Central Bank will begin public consultation on a digital euro on October 12. Photo: Reuters
The European Central Bank will begin public consultation on a digital euro on October 12. Photo: Reuters

Europe mulls digital euro as China pushes ahead with own electronic currency

  • The European Central Bank (ECB) is the latest global monetary authority to consider adopting a digital currency
  • China appears to be the clear leader in the field, with pilot tests under way in several cities

Topic |   China economy
The European Central Bank will begin public consultation on a digital euro on October 12. Photo: Reuters The European Central Bank will begin public consultation on a digital euro on October 12. Photo: Reuters
The European Central Bank will begin public consultation on a digital euro on October 12. Photo: Reuters
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