The Ukrainian Central Bank Is Expanding Its Blockchain Team

The Ukrainian Central Bank Is Expanding Its Blockchain Team

The National Bank of Ukraine is expanding the team working to move the country’s national currency, the hyrvnia, to a blockchain. Revealed in an email to CoinDesk, the number of people added and who they are is being kept private for now, but the expansion shows a level of intent that hasn’t been seen at many other central banks. "Today, we’ve reinforced our team with world-class professionals and are optimistic that the project will get a boost in upcoming months," wrote Yakiv Smolii, acting governor of the central bank. While the details of the team were not made public, […]