China Central Bank Launches Digital CNY Smart Contract Prepaid Fund Management Product
Central Business District Xinlian Technology Co launched the product to the public across the country at the 2022 Second China (Beijing) Digital Finance Forum held on September 8.
It aims to provide users with prepaid consumption service scenarios by deploying smart contracts on digital RMB wallets. A solution to prevent merchants from misappropriating funds and protect users’ rights and interests.
This product solves the problem that users avoid merchants running away with prepaid consumption and protects consumers’ rights and interests.
The company that released the digital renminbi smart contract prepaid fund management product-Beijing, Central Business District Xinlian Technology Co., Ltd., said, “this model transforms prepaid consumption into instant consumption, further clarifies that the ownership of prepaid funds belongs to consumers, and ensures that prepaid funds are not was misappropriated.”
Data shows that the digital yuan (e-CNY), the digital currency of the People’s Bank of China (CBDC), is growing rapidly. Since the public trial, transactions in the new fiat currency have amounted to 87.57 billion yuan ($13.68 billion).
Last month The Bank of China, in collaboration with the Education Bureau and financial authorities of Longquanyi District, Chengdu, launched an educational electronic RMB smart contract prepaid fund management product, extending the pilot scope to school education.
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