Europe

German Gov’t Speaks Against Approval of Facebook’s Libra in Europe

The government of Germany has spoken against the authorization of the development of Facebook’s forthcoming Libra stablecoin in the European…

UK Police Arrest Teen for Hacking Unreleased Music to Sell for Crypto

City of London Police have arrested a 19-year-old citizen suspected of hacking major music acts in a bid to steal…

EU Needs Own Digital ‘EuroCoin’ to Compete With Libra, Says France

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has said that Europe should consider its own “public digital currency” that could challenge…

CME’s Bitcoin Index Provider Wins First Crypto Benchmark License in EU

CF Benchmarks has become the first cryptocurrency index provider to be recognized as a Benchmark Administrator under the European Benchmarks…

France Says It Will Block Facebook Libra in Europe: Report

The French finance minister has said the nation plans to block Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency in the EU over concerns that…

Facebook Libra Brings ‘Risks and Opportunities’: Swiss Watchdog Chief

The head of the Swiss financial markets watchdog has spoken out on the perceived pressure for the nation arising from…

New Study Reveals Countries With Most Registered Crypto Exchanges

The United Kingdom, the United States, Hong Kong and Singapore have the largest number of registered digital currency exchanges, according…

Facebook Libra Is Seeking to Register as a Payment System in Switzerland

The company set up to run Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking to apply for licensing as a payment system…

Facebook Libra, Other Cryptos Must Comply With US Rules: Treasury Official

Facebook’s Libra must achieve the highest standards of U.S. regulatory compliance prior to any launch, a U.S. Treasury official has said.…

Europol Shuts Down Counterfeiting Ring Which Sold $1.44M for Bitcoin

Portuguese police and Europol have seized funds worth €70,000 ($77,200) in what they describe as one of the most advanced…

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