Today’s FNA Talk is dedicated to one of the most prominent FinTech themes of 2020 – as together with Daniel Heller from Fnality International we discuss Digital Currencies and their impact and implications. In the first part of the episode we focus on the Taxonomy of Digital Currencies and their Impact on Payment and Settlement Systems and Infrastructures.
00:00 – Introduction
01:31 – Taxonomy: How to distinguish between various types of Digital Currencies?
05:55 – Central Banks’ response to the non-bank providers of money
08:21 – How are digital currencies changing traditional payment and settlement systems and infrastructures?
11:57 – How to ensure that the benefits of Digital Currencies are not outweighed by their risks?