In March 2020 Banque de France, launched a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) experiment program to test the integration of CBDC in procedures for the exchange and settlement of tokenised financial assets.

A consortium of banks led by Euroclear was selected to assess the potential of post-trade capital market settlement operations in CBDC for French Sovereign Debt Securities.

Watch our video to discover what the experiment was all about and get a sneak peek at the findings of the report. 


Paul Henry Bacher, HSBC
Luca Comparini
Guénolé de Cadoudal, Crédit Agricole
Natacha Dezert, BNP Paribas
Olivier Giordano, Banque de France
Diana Laithier
, Agence France Trésor
Alain Rocher, Societe Generale
Philippe Verriest
, Euroclear

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