Bahamas launches digital currency as France tests a Tezos-based CBDC | Modern Consensus.

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It’s a big day for state-backed digital currencies as the two countries announced major developments The Bahamas plans to roll out its digital currency, the sand dollar, next month. Meanwhile, banking giant Société Général chose Tezos to test France’s central bank digital currency