What We Do
Central Bank Digital Currencies
A team at the Boston Fed is focused on software engineering and financial infrastructure, researching the possibilities and limitations of a central bank digital currency.
The Federal Reserve is developing the FedNow Service to enable financial institutions of every size, and in every community across America, to provide safe and efficient instant payment services in near real-time, around-the-clock, every day.
Services & Resources
Digital/Mobile Payments Innovation & Applied Research
Payment Strategies contributes to the development of innovative business and technology solutions for mobile and digital payments that are secure, efficient and ubiquitous by leading mobile/digital payment initiatives with the industry.
Publications & Data
Project Hamilton Phase 1 Executive Summary
by Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Massachusetts Institute of Technology Digital Currency Initiative
De-Mystifying New Approaches to Safer Online and Mobile Payments
by Susan M. Pandy and Marianne Crowe
Coming Soon to the U.S.: A National Standard for Mobile Financial Services
by Susan M. Pandy
2019 Results From the Mobile Banking and Payments Survey of New England Financial Institutions
by Marianne Crowe and Breffni McGuire
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