Presentation: China’s digital currency and the evolution of CBDCs

Douglas Arner is Kerry Holdings professor in law at the University of Hong Kong (HKU), director of the faculty of law’s Master of Laws in compliance and regulation, and project coordinator of a major five-year research scheme, entitled ‘Enhancing Hong Kong’s Future as a Leading International Financial Centre’. He is a member of the Hong Kong Financial Services Development Council, executive committee member of the Asia Pacific Structured Finance Association and senior visiting fellow of the Melbourne Law School. Douglas served as head of the HKU’s law department from 2011-14 and co-director of the Duke University-HKU Asia-America institute in transnational law from 2005-16. From 2006-11, he was director and co-founder of HKU’s Asian institute of international financial law.

This conversation was part of the OMFIF Digital Monetary Institute Symposium 2021. Click here for more information and to register for the 2022 Symposium.