China has not issued any digital currencies: central financial institution


FILE PHOTO: A Chinese language nationwide flag flies on the headquarters of the Folks’s Financial institution of China, the nation’s central financial institution, in Beijing, China, January 19, 2016. Information/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Picture

BEIJING (Information) – China’s central financial institution stated on Wednesday it had not issued any digital currencies nor licensed any asset buying and selling platforms to commerce such currencies, denying rumors concerning the issuance of such currencies.

The central financial institution remains to be learning and testing its personal digital forex and a timetable circulated on-line for the roll-out of digital forex shouldn’t be correct, the Folks’s Financial institution of China stated in an announcement on its web site.

Reporting by Lusha Zhang and Ryan Woo; Enhancing by Clarence Fernandez