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BIS Plans New Central Banking Fintech Research Hubs In Europe, North America

07:56 Tuesday , June 30th 2020
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) will establish four additional “Innovation Hub” branches in Toronto, Stockholm, London and a joint location for Paris and Frankfurt over the next two years in a major expansion of its year-old effort to ponder the future of money.
These new locations, announced on June 30, “will be well placed to advance work” on digital currency and distributed ledger technology (DLT) alongside other central banking issues including cyber security, artificial intelligence and digital payments, said Innovation Hub chief Benoît Cœuré in a press statement.
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