With 7 job postings England’s central bank moves ahead with CBDC

As regards to a central bank digital currency, the United Kingdom central bank of England, posits that they still not certain as regards to the way forward.  Despite the aforementioned position, seven CBDC experts are being requested to be hired by Central Bank of England.

One of such positions of the job listing that appeared on the  Central Bank of England website is Stake Analyst.

Also, other job stated on the Central Bank of England site are senior architect, senior manager, project analyst, solution architect, technology analyst, a senior manager etc. the jobs specified are all CBDC related and also a senior analyst CBDC analyst is needed. The aforementioned jobs were published on Wednesday.

“Like many other central banks, the Bank of England is actively exploring whether it should develop and issue a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC),” said the page for the stakeholder analyst job listing. “No decision has yet been taken on whether or not a CBDC is needed in the UK, but it is an important topic for the Bank to understand.”

The posting mentioned a number of specifics on the job, as well as the BoE’s focus in terms of looking into a CBDC.

Reporting earlier this month showed Her Majesty’s Treasury, or HMT, and the BoE jointly working on CBDC-related research, unveiling a CBDC task force. CBDCs have been a hot topic over the past year or so, with central banks acting at varied speeds.

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