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Central bank digital currencies to disrupt global banking models in 2022

  • Central bank digital currencies’ time has come; the pandemic has accelerated the uptake up of digital payments globally

  • CBDCs will drive inclusion in economies with large unbanked populations and high smartphone/internet penetration

  • But banks will have to deal with the blowback: financial disintermediation, competition in payments, deposit slowdown

Central bank digital currencies to disrupt global banking models in 2022
Busola Jeje
Busola Jeje

Research Analyst

Tellimer Research
22 November 2021
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