And then who says end of cash also says end of withdrawals. The money would then be all the more controlled by the banks, which would have free rein. Anne Fily confirms this:
“That is to say that if we can no longer withdraw cash from our account, we could, for example, be charged negative interest on all our deposits. What already exists, moreover, for amounts students.”
– The problem is that it is a public good, cash. Whereas the banking system is a private system.
“Exactly. Cash is issued by central banks, and it is a public good that belongs to all of us. While all other means of payment are issued by commercial companies, so banks or companies specializing in payment .”