Alston & Bird is pleased to be a sponsor at the 2022 TCH+BPI Annual Conference, taking place in New York, on September 6-7, 2022. This two-day event is dedicated to deepening the understanding of the shifting regulatory environment and the rapidly changing payments landscape.
Duncan Douglass will speak on the panel “Central Banking Digital Currencies and The Future of Fiat.” The exploration of digital currencies by central banks around the world, including the Federal Reserve Board, present a range of questions in terms of how, if adopted, CBDCs would likely affect banking and the economy. This panel convenes experts from industry, government, and academia to explore what a U.S. CBDC might look like, the design and policy choices that the Federal Reserve would have to navigate to implement a digital currency, and the overall implications for the banking and payments system.
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