Digital Euro Association Blog

Public Hearing on the Digital Euro in the Finance Committee of the German Parliament: A Summary

On Monday, February 19, the Finance Committee of the German Bundestag (Federal Parliament) hosted a Public Hearing on the Digital Euro. Various external experts were present for the public hearing, sharing their views on the digital euro. These experts were previously appointed by dif …

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Digital Euro Association partners with Aleph Zero Foundation

The Digital Euro Association (DEA) is pleased to announce its partnership with the Aleph Zero Foundation, a leader in blockchain technology. Aleph Zero is dedicated to creating scalable, secure, and private decentralized blockchain platforms, aiming to enhance the efficiency and trans …

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In Memoriam: Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner, Visionary Leader and DEA Co-Founder

We are deeply saddened to inform you about the untimely loss of our friend, mentor, and colleague Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner.

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DEA Quarterly Insights: Shaping the Future of Digital Money | Q4 2023

Welcome to the latest edition of the Digital Euro Association's Quarterly Insights!

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Is Hong Kong really in the forefront of the global digital money race?

Hong Kong has excelled as a world center of finance, trade and professional services. An excellence that was degraded by the brain drain in the years of social unrest, followed by the Covid-19 pandemic and negative perceptions about what Hong Kong has become. Advancements in digitaliz …

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Digital Euro Association Partners with Stablecoin Standard

The Digital Euro Association (DEA) is excited to announce its partnership with Stablecoin Standard, the industry body for stablecoin issuers globally. This collaboration marks a significant step in our joint effort to deepen the understanding and implementation of stablecoins and digi …

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Who Needs an e-Yuan?

China could be the first major economy to issue a CBDC. We first provide an historical overview of this project, putting it in political perspective, then present its main features. We recall the strategic objectives put forward by the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) for the e-Yuan, dis …

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The Subtle Art of Slow: The CBDC Adoption Journey

In the era of rapidly evolving monetary systems, central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) have emerged as a new frontier.

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NBX 2023 Berlin: The Epicenter of European Web3 Innovation!

Next Block Expo (NBX) - The Blockchain Festival of Europe is getting back to Berlin on December 4-5th, 2023. NBX stands out as one of the largest European web3 events bringing together a unique blend of experts, builders, investors, traders, and regulators under one roof, fostering un …

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DEA statement regarding the announcement of the ECB on proceeding to the next phase of the digital euro project

The Digital Euro Association (DEA) welcomes the decision by the European Central Bank (ECB) to take further steps in preparation for potentially introducing a digital euro. On October 18th, the ECB officially announced its plan to advance to the next phase of the digital euro project …

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