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Mad Crypto: If you think China’s official cryptocurrency is coming soon, think again

Benjamin Friedrich | The Block

QUICK TAKE:

  • Recent reports suggest an official Chinese cryptocurrency is close to launch
  • But such reports might not be taking into account internal politics that could delay its development 

This post first appeared in Frank Chaparro’s weekly column “Mad Crypto,” which is sent to Genesis members’ inbox every Monday morning. Celia Wan, who specializes in cryptocurrency trends shaping Asia, filled in for Frank this week. 


It is funny sometimes, being a Chinese native living in the U.S. reporting on finance during a turbulent time.