The Bank of Russia plans to present a prototype platform for the digital USD by the end of this year. This was stated by the deputy chairman of the Central Bank Alexei Zabotkin, writes “Prime” .
“By the end of the year, hopefully, we will be able to present a prototype of the digital USD platform – some technological platform that can be rotated in the hands, but within which it will not be possible to make real transactions yet,” he said.
According to Zabotkin, next year, after finalizing the prototype of the platform, the Central Bank plans to start “testing rounds.”
We will remind, the head of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina said that in addition to testing and experiments with the digital USD, it will be necessary to amend the legislation .