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European Central Bank preparing for possible digital euro launch in 2021
European Central Bank preparing for possible digital euro launch in 2021
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The European Central Bank is currently preparing a concept for an official digital currency that would complement hard cash as a payment method. "Towards the middle of 2021 we will decide whether to launch a digital euro project." states the official website of the project.