IBM is working on a Stellar-based stable coin that would be pegged to the US dollar. That doesn’t mean it is ready to launch, that means they are exploring the idea and seeing how a payment system would work on the Stellar platform and blockchain.
“There’s this tremendous opportunity to make blockchain payments feasible, especially for cross-border,” says Bridget van Kralingen, IBM’s senior vice president of global industries, platforms and blockchain. “What is great about this is they are just basically digital dollars—digital fiat currency.”
-From the article below.
For more reading, see: Fortune’s IBM Is Working With a ‘Crypto Dollar’ Stablecoin.