Trade Finance TV: Bye-bye cash? The future of money

With the Covid-19 pandemic accelerating the shift to digital payments, what does this mean for the future of money as we know it? Will cash disappear? Will we see the first trade consignment settled in Bitcoin?  Marion Laboure from Deutsche Bank Research joins us here in the studio to share some of her research findings on how attitudes to cash are changing, what the rise of cryptocurrencies signifies and why 63 central banks around the world are limbering up with developing their domestic digital currencies. A summary of the current state of play is shown in the figure below.


Marion Laboure, Macro Strategist, Deutsche Bank


Clarissa Dann, Editorial Director, Deutsche Bank

Published on December 14, 2021