• Sweden decide on e-krona
    Regulation,  Technology

    Sweden to decide on e-krona by 2022

    A Swedish minister said that the government is reviewing the launch of a central bank digital currency, but a decision is two years off

    Sweden’s financial markets minister Per Bolund said today the government is studying the creation of a central bank digital currency along the lines of China’s digital yuan renminbi or e-CNY. However, the nordic state won’t even decide on an e-krona until November 2022.