The Italian Banking Affiliation is to kick of a techncial feasibnility research on using distributed ledger expertise for a future digital euro.
The experimentation undertaking is split into two work areas: one involving the infrastructure and distribution mannequin to analyse technical feasibility, and the second specializing in programmability to experiment with use circumstances that may differentiate the central financial institution’s digital euro from the digital funds already out there.
The primary work space shall be carried out in collaboration with SIA, in synergy with the ABI Lab Chain banking infrastructure which already has 100 lively nodes distributed all through Italy, in addition to with the banks that function inside it. To date the framework has been used for the event of an interbank reconciliation system.
The second work space shall be divided into a number of working teams that may deal with use circumstances and can work in collaboration with the banks and NTT Information, PWC and Reply, which have made their assets out there to the undertaking. The initiative is open to all banks.