Opportunities offered by CBDCs

Explore how you can leverage CBDC by examining various risks and opportunities that CBDCs can bring in implementation.

About the course

CBDCs have been amongst the hottest topics in Tech and Payments. In this course, you’ll learn how to unleash CBDC’s capabilities, through use cases and direct applications.
Difficulty: Foundation
Duration: 60mins

Learn directly from an expert in this field!

With this online course, you will:

Skills

Digital Currency

CBDC

Blockchain

Cryptocurrencies

Tech

The expert you’ll be learning from

DR. Oriol Caudevilla

Co-Leader, Global Impact FinTech (GIFT)
Oriol works as a Management Consultant at AirHelp, Advisor for ixFintech (a Hong Kong-based FinTech company), Strategic Advisor at ETFCool (a Hong Kong-based WealthTech company), Strategic Advisor at Alpha Bright Asset Management (Hong Kong), Strategic Advisor at ScallopX, Scientific Advisor at the Israeli Blockchain Association, Mentor at R3 (Singapore), Mentor at Cyberport (Hong Kong), FinTech Mentor at F10 Incubator & Accelerator (Singapore), Blockchain Mentor at Tribe (Singapore) and also FinTech Mentor at Rise by Barclays (London and Mumbai).

Course Curriculum

In this chapter, you will learn about CBDC as a tool for financial inclusion, from concept to applications.
In this chapter, you will learn about CBDC as a tool for Monetary Policy, from concept to applications.
In this chapter, you will learn about CBDC and its possible impacts on privacy and governance.
In this chapter, we discuss the existence of cryptocurrencies and CBDCs, their coexistence and possible future scenarios.

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