SPEZA, a Digital Asset Solutions Provider, Exchange operator and regulator, proudly announces its readiness in accepting China’s Digital Currency Electronic Payment (DCEP), the world’s first sovereign Digital Currency, along with all major digital assets listed on SPEZA Digital Asset Exchange.

Huang Qifan, Vice Chairman of the China International Economic Exchange Center (CCIEE) announced at the Bund Financial Summit 2019 in Shanghai, that the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) will be rolling out a yuan-pegged Sovereign Digital Currency and likely to be the first central bank in the world to launch a digital currency.

His statement was among a series of crypto-related announcements from China’s top officials following President Xi Jinping’s speech to accelerate the development of blockchain technology in China.

“We must take blockchain as an important breakthrough for independent innovation of core technologies, clarify the main directions, increase investment, focus on a number of key core technologies, and accelerate the development of blockchain technology and industrial innovation,” stated President Xi as part of the 18th collective study of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee in Beijing.