Eurochain: CBDC project seeks secure anonymity


The European System of Central Banks has developed a proof of concept that would grant users of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) “some degree of privacy” for small transactions without compromising money laundering compliance.

Under the guidance of the European Central Bank, the ESCB has developed the “Eurochain” research technology – a hypothetical distributed ledger network for central bank digital currency.

In a white paper, published on December 17, the ECB reveals details of the

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