Central Bank Digital Currency Research Institute: The DC / EP information transmitted on the Internet is the test content, which does not mean that the digital RMB is officially issued

A reporter from the China Securities Network on the Shanghai Securities News learned from the Digital Currency Research Institute of the People’s Bank of China that the current online DC / EP information is a test content in the process of technology research and development, and does not mean that the digital RMB is officially issued. The current closed testing of digital RMB will not affect the commercial operation of listed institutions, nor will it affect the RMB issuance and circulation system, financial market and social economy beyond the testing environment. According to reports, the current digital RMB research and development work is proceeding steadily. The digital RMB system has basically completed top-level design, standard formulation, function development, joint debugging testing, etc. on the premise of adhering to double-layer operation, M0 replacement, and controllable anonymity. Steady, safe, controllable, innovative, and practical principles. At the current stage, internal closed pilot tests will be conducted in Shenzhen, Suzhou, Xiong’an, Chengdu, and the future Winter Olympics scene to continuously optimize and improve functions.