Latest News Of Italy Tag
Business 22 March 2019
Italian police arrest man linked to crypto investment fraud
A man has been accused of using fake identities and business relationships to scam investors out of their money and gold.
Business 31 January 2019
Poste Italiane joins Hyperledger blockchain
Poste Italiane has joined the Hyperledger blockchain community, in a bid to stay at the cutting edge of technology and improve their security.
Business 29 January 2019
Courts order BitGrail owner to return investors funds
Francesco Firano, the founder and owner of BitGrail, has been commissioned by the courts to return as many assets as possible to his customers.
Tech 25 January 2019
Italian Senate approves amendment to include blockchain terms in law
The Italian senate has approved amendments to legislation which introduces blockchain terms into existing laws, marking the first significant steps from the government towards regulation for the blockchain sector.
Business 29 December 2018
Italy starts a national blockchain board, names 30 experts
On December 27, Italy announced it had assembled 30 experts to help develop a blockchain strategy for the country.
Business 18 December 2018
2 crypto investment projects face 90-day suspension in Italy
Italian securities regulator Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB) has suspended two projects that were reportedly offering fraudulent crypto investment schemes in the country.
Business 7 December 2018
‘Unauthorized’ crypto service draws ire of Italian, Maltese regulators
The chief financial regulator in Italy, the Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB), has issued a cease and desist order to SolutionsCM Ltd. over an alleged breach of Italian securities laws.
Business 22 November 2018
3 crypto companies operating sans license shut down in Italy
Three crypto companies, Richmond Investing, Crypton Ltd. and Eagle Bit Trade, along with Alessandro Brizzi, who represents Cryptoforce Ltd., were found to have been not authorized to promote their products in Italy.
Business 18 June 2018
Italian gov’t confiscates Bitgrail’s crypto assets
Investors of Bitgrail have suffered yet another setback, following announcements that the Italian courts have seized the assets of the embattled cryptocurrency exchange as the firm’s bankruptcy proceedings continue.
Business 4 May 2018
BitGrail exchange re-opens, only to shut down 3 hours later
BitGrail, which recently made headlines due to February's Nano hack, found itself again a victim of yet another unfortunate incident that dented quite a bit of its credibility.
Business 23 February 2018
Italy poised to regulate cryptocurrency
Italian officials want the public to share ideas and suggestions regarding possible crypto regulation in the country.
Business 23 November 2017
Banca IMI unveils Ethereum derivatives white paper
Italian bank Banca IMI has explored the possibility of derivatives traded on the distributed server processing system ethereum.