Central Banking

Kuroda: future need not be fully centralised or decentralised

Haruhiko Kuroda
Haruhiko Kuroda

The future design of market infrastructure need not be a pure centralised or decentralised system, but can combine elements of both, the governor of the Bank of Japan said today (October 4).

Haruhiko Kuroda said there were clearly advantages to maintaining aspects of a centralised model, especially where an entity – such as a central bank – had gained people’s trust as a central book-keeper. Nevertheless, decentralised systems such as distributed ledgers could bring advantages in terms of cost

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Central Banking? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: