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Business 9 October 2019
New laws for Facebook Libra, crypto required in EU, officials says
With specific reference to Facebook Libra, commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis said the EU would require “a common approach” to regulating stablecoins and cryptocurrencies.
Business 19 September 2019
Facebook Libra dealt another blow as Germany reveals blockchain strategy
Facebook Libra’s prospects in the European Union were dealt another blow today with the unveiling of Germany’s new comprehensive blockchain strategy.
Business 13 September 2019
Facebook Libra is not welcome in Europe, if France gets its way
Criticizing what he called the “privatisation of money,” French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Facebook Libra’s risks were too many and severe to be tolerated by regulators in the European Union.
Business 21 August 2019
EU Commission investigates Libra for anti-trust concerns
Libra is under investigation for how it might freeze out its competiion.
Business 9 August 2019
Czech Republic to impose Europe’s strictest crypto regulation
The Czech Republic is expected to enforce far stricter oversight of cryptocurrencies than is required according to laws created by the European Union.
Business 1 August 2019
EESC encourages EU to steer blockchain to support society
The EESC wants to make sure blockchain doesn’t leave anyone behind.
Business 31 July 2019
bitflyer hopes to make crypto buying and selling easier in the EU
bitFlyer is ready to introduce new services to its customers in the European Union (EU) with product improvement designed to make trading even better and faster.
Business 15 July 2019
Prasos wins European Union payment license
Prasos has shed the concerns about their money laundering security checks to win an EU license.
Business 11 July 2019
EU central bank says BTC ‘not a currency’
The European Central Bank appeared to double down on its previous criticisms of BTC as part of its regular #AskECB sessions on Twitter.
Business 10 July 2019
deVere CEO: UK could avoid Brexit recession with cryptocurrencies
With a U.K. free from European Union’s regulation, deVere CEO Nigel Green said London was well positioned to benefit from a focus on cryptocurrency.
Business 28 June 2019
Facebook Libra accelerates EU banks’ real-time payments plan
Just weeks after announcing its cryptocurrency plans, Facebook is already ruffling feathers in the European Union (EU).
Tech 7 June 2019
EU to increase data access for blockchain, AI projects
Europe is doing more to make data available to emerging technology, now with a push to get private sector companies involved.