💬 Friday thread: free money
Central bank digital currencies are hot.
🇧🇸 Bahamas: the sand dollar was the first
🇳🇬 The e-naira launches on October 1st - it could help the financial excluded
🇨🇳 China had a material pilot of the e-renminbi, which had programmatic rules about spending.
🇬🇧 UK: “Digital cash could be programmed to spend only on essentials”
🇺🇸 US is preparing a pape…