Bank of Sweden Riksbank considers an opportunity of cooperation with international consulting company Accenture with an aim to develop a testing platform for digital Swedish Krona – investment platform has learned.
Unlike Switzerland, which in creation of national stablecoin sees more disadvantages than advantages, Sweden starts studying features and technological opportunities of digital krona.
Riksbank considers that a pilot project will expand knowledge about national cryptocurrencies and will give a clear understanding of how to maximize their potential. CB has begun carefully studying this question, because for recent years cash usage in the country has dropped sharply.
Besides, in June Sweden began a participant of European Blockchain Partnership, together with Italy and Czech Republic, with an aim to exchange experience and knowledge in digital technologies sphere for development of public and private sectors.