Dollar falls after Fed QE, on fiscal stimulus hopes

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In particular, the incentive could be without a digital system, but a digital system that is accessible to anyone with internet access would likely increase the effectiveness of the measures, thereby increasing the amount of money that is created and injected into the economy.

An early version of the 'Take Responsibility for Workers and Families Act,' introduced by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi also included a digital currency distribution mechanism, but it was removed in the final version, Forbes reports. U.S. President Donald Trump continues to push Congress to approve the deal, as he wants businesses to start "sooner than later". Both proposals, dated March 22, describe digital dollars as electronic units of value expressed in dollars that can be redeemed at an eligible financial institution (a member bank of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System).

As stipulated in the drafted bill, the digital dollars would exist through a "digital dollar wallet", with the FED as its main regulator. However, it's unclear at this time if the Senate bill includes that provision.

Eligible individuals in the country will receive the digital dollar through a digital dollar wallet, which the bill also defined as "a digital wallet or account, maintained by a Federal reserve bank on behalf of any person, that represents holdings in an electronic device or service that is used to store digital dollars that may be tied used a digital or physical identity".

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That federal emergency stimulus check could be delivered to Americans through a new digital wallet maintained by your friendly neighborhood Federal Reserve member bank. Libra was, to many lawmakers, a threat to the US dollar and sovereign currencies globally; it also gave China the impetus to create and deploy its digital yuan, which signaled the very beginning of a global digital money war against the dollar at the end of previous year.

Importantly, as this background shows, the digital dollar would not be a decentralized cryptocurrency, but rather, a CBDC digital coin of the type formerly proposed by various national banks.

Carmelle Cadet, Founder and CEO of EMTECH, a modern central bank technology and services company, is a technology provider in the worlds first live retail CBDC with the Central Bank of Bahamas called the Sand Dollar.

The bills note that the payments could, "otherwise" be made by check.

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