The 20th Meeting of the COMCEC Financial Cooperation Working Group was held on 9-10 October 2023, in Ankara, Türkiye, with the theme of Improving Cooperation Among Central Banks in Terms of Digital Currencies: Challenges and Prospects for OIC Member Countries.

The representatives of 14 Member States, which have notified their focal points for the Financial Cooperation Working Group, attended the Meeting. The meeting was further attended by the representatives of the SESRIC, SMIIC, IsDB, ADFIMI, OIC Exchanges Forum, COMCEC Capital Markets Regulators Forum, OIC-COMCEC Central Banks Forum.

Representatives of the Central Banks as well as other relevant institutions of the Member States have shared their experiences, successful practices, and challenges in improving cooperation with respect to Digital Currencies. The Meeting has also considered all case-country studies along with the final draft of the research report prepared on the said theme and participants discussed policy recommendations that will be submitted to the Ministerial Session of the 39th COMCEC Session.

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