Insight

Spotlight on cryptoassets and central bank digital currencies

Highlighting risks and challenges presented by digital currencies

Brian Hart

Brian Hart

Principal, Financial Services Risk, Regulatory and Compliance Network Leader, KPMG US

+1 212-954-3093

Tracy Whille

Tracy Whille

Principal, Operations & Compliance Risk, KPMG US

+1 212-954-2691

Use cases and markets for digital assets have expanded significantly in recent years, including corporate issuance of, and demand for, stablecoins as well as proposals by sovereigns for central banking digital currencies (CBDCs).

KPMG’s Spotlight on cryptoassets and central bank digital currencies discusses how these technologies have the potential to change the way we pay for goods and services. It also highlights some of the risks these technologies entail for users and the challenges they may present for the financial community and regulatory authorities.

Download the paper to learn more about some of the key risks these technologies pose.