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Dutch government pledges to regulate crypto to combat money laundering

Business 2 July 2019

Dutch government pledges to regulate crypto to combat money laundering

The Netherlands wants to put an end to money laundering, and they are looking at the crypto market as one of the problems.

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Dutch billionaire sues Facebook over fake crypto ads

Business 6 June 2019

Dutch billionaire sues Facebook over fake crypto ads

Facebook has once again found itself in an unsettling predicament, breaking rules that it has enforced on its own platforms.

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Dutch crypto exchange Blockport to shut down after failed STO

Business 5 June 2019

Dutch crypto exchange Blockport to shut down after failed STO

Blockport didn’t raise as much money as it hoped for, so as a result it is shutting down.

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Rabobank opts to close cryptocurrency account plans

Tech 24 May 2019

Rabobank opts to close cryptocurrency account plans

Rabobank have decided not to offer crypto wallets, citing regulatory uncertainty and skepticism from their customers.

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Crypto mixing service Bestmixer seized over money laundering claims

Business 23 May 2019

Crypto mixing service Bestmixer seized over money laundering claims

Authorities have taken down “multi-million Euro cryptocurrency laundering service” Bestmixer.io in what they described as the first law enforcement action of its kind.

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Dutch authorities arrest man over alleged $2.2M crypto mining fraud

Business 22 May 2019

Dutch authorities arrest man over alleged $2.2M crypto mining fraud

Dutch authorities arrested a 33-year-old businessman over allegations of defrauding investors through a crypto mining fraud.

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ABN AMRO ditches BTC wallet, but eyes blockchain trade inventory system

Tech 22 May 2019

ABN AMRO ditches BTC wallet, but eyes blockchain trade inventory system

ABN AMRO got the message that nobody wanted their BTC custodial wallet, so they’ll be working on a blockchain inventory instead.

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Dr. Craig Wright talks about protocol stability at Bitcoin Wednesday

Events 2 May 2019

Dr. Craig Wright talks about protocol stability at Bitcoin Wednesday

Dr. Craig Wright attended the Netherlands Bitcoin Wednesday, and he discussed the stability of Bitcoin and his identity as Satoshi Nakamoto.

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Dutch Central Bank executive wants to push for new technologies

Business 2 May 2019

Dutch Central Bank executive wants to push for new technologies

Petra Hielkema believes central banks around the world need to explore new technologies, like blockchain, to keep their security at acceptable levels.

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Odyssey blockchain hackathon seeks prototypes to address ‘societal challenges’

Tech 25 March 2019

Odyssey blockchain hackathon seeks prototypes to address ‘societal challenges’

The Netherlands is continuing its Odyssey tradition for the third year, where all sorts of talented individuals will gather to tackle societal challenges by offering solutions through emerging technologies.

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Dutch startup Finturi raises €2 million for blockchain and AI platform

Business 14 March 2019

Dutch startup Finturi raises €2 million for blockchain and AI platform

Finturi applies blockchain technology to help businesses access financing against their invoices, and has raised €2 million to do just that.

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A crypto trader in the Netherlands gruesomely tortured by robbers

Business 26 February 2019

A crypto trader in the Netherlands gruesomely tortured by robbers

A Dutch crypto trader was gruesomely tortured by robbers for over an hour, and police believe they wanted his crypto.

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