Ireland

Coinbase Gets E-Money License In Ireland, Expanding European Foothold

Coinbase is expanding its European foothold with an e-money license from the Central Bank of Ireland. “One of just a few compan...

Bank of Ireland Execs Back Out of Testifying in OneCoin Scam Hearings

Bank of Ireland (BOI) executives have backed out of the testimony before the United States Government in the criminal proceedin...

Attorneys Seek Bank of Ireland Execs’ Testimony Against OneCoin Scammer

Executives at the Bank of Ireland (BOI) could join a trial in the case against Mark Scott, who allegedly helped launder nearly ...

Exit Scam? Dublin-Based Exchange Bitsane Vanishes With Users’ Funds

Ireland-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitsane has apparently vanished, taking as many as 246,000 users’ crypto deposits with it...

Irish University to Offer Blockchain Master’s Degree Following New Partnership

Dublin City University has partnered with tech company network Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet to create the country’s first ma...

Blockchain Boom in Ireland, but Brexit Looms

Strong growth has returned to Ireland one decade after the banking crisis and international bailout. But, financiers and invest...

Irish Gov’t Approves Anti-Money Laundering Bill Affecting Cryptocurrency

The Cabinet, the executive organ of the government of Ireland, has approved a bill that would give effect to the European Union...

Irish Red Cross Partners on Blockchain-Powered App to Bring Transparency to Donations

A Dublin-headquartered startup has teamed up with the Irish Red Cross to use blockchain technology in a new app that improves t...
December 21, 2018
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Irish High Court Ruling ‘Breaks New Legal Ground,’ Reports Local Media

Ireland’s High Court has ruled that 25,000 euro in cryptocurrency held by a man in prison is considered “the proceeds of a crim...