Ron DeSantis states that “Big Brother’s Digital Dollar” could lead to overreach and financial surveillance of residents.
Said to provide every participating financial institution, big and small, the ability to offer 24/7 instant payment solutions — though many wonder at what cost?
Meanwhile in the U.S. politicians like Congressman Tom Emmer speak up about privacy risks associated with such tokens.
With London England specifically said to be the “most crypto-ready” city in the world.
As its government hires a Central Bank Digital Currency lead for its treasury team.