Libra Association Talks With EU Regulators Following Opposition

The Libra Association is in talks with European Union regulators, according to its managing director, according to an interview...
September 28, 2019
14

Facebook’s Project Getts Challenged as ‘Eurocoin’ Looms

The ripples of the Libra effect are beginning to lap against the shores of Europe, with French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire ...

CME’s BTC Index Provider CF Benchmarks Wins EU License

CF Benchmarks, CME Group’s Bitcoin (BTC) index provider, received a benchmark license under the European Benchmarks Regulation ...
September 14, 2019
21

Maltese Financial Regulator Will Actively Monitor Cryptocurrency Firms

The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) says in its recently published strategic plan that it will actively monitor and m...
September 6, 2019
28

Crypto Taxation Around the Globe — What Do Regulations Look Like?

Upon its inception, Bitcoin was envisioned as a borderless currency that could be used by its owners without being affected by ...

Most Germans Skeptical Towards Facebook’s Libra, Only 12% Welcome it

About 71% of German citizens are skeptical towards Facebook’s Libra stablecoin, while only 12% welcome it, according to a surve...

Republic of San Marino Signs MoU With Blockchain Platform VeChain

The Republic of San Marino has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with blockchain application platform VeChain. Per the...

UK Finance Minister Says Regulators Should Decide on Libra, Not Lawmakers

The United Kingdom Finance Minister Philip Hammond said that regulators and not lawmakers should decide on how to regulate Face...

Prasos Secures Payment Institution License From Finnish Watchdog

Finland-based cryptocurrency firm Prasos has secured a payment institution license via the Finnish Financial Supervisory Author...

Bitcoin ATMs a Blind Spot for Money Laundering Laws

Spanish law enforcement pointed out that Bitcoin (BTC) automated teller machines (ATMs) show a gap in European Union’s Anti-Mon...