Latest News Of Spain Tag
Business 12 July 2019
Spanish police call crypto ATMs ‘blind spot’ for money laundering
Law enforcement in Spain the automated machines operate within an anti-money laundering blind spot that is helping criminals.
Business 17 June 2019
Spanish police arrest 35 for laundering over $1 million using BTC
Spain have brought down a big money laundering and credit card fraud ring, who preyed on several victims throughout Europe.
Business 10 May 2019
Europol helps nab crypto-laundering ring in Spain
Eight were arrested and a bunch of equipment and money seized in a Europol assisted raid in Spain.
Business 29 March 2019
No entities authorized to operate ICOs in Spain, regulator says
The National Securities Market Commission said that while it had not yet approved any ICO projects, it had yet to exercise any of its powers in vetting or regulating the sector.
Business 15 February 2019
Blockchain group to report on digital identities, decentralized tech
The Alianza Blockchain Iberoamérica is preparing several reports to be distributed this year, including one on digital identity and another on decentralized technologies.
Business 15 February 2019
Bank of Spain issues cryptocurrency warnings
The Bank of Spain has explained to its customers that cryptocurrencies create a high risk of fraud or theft for which there may be no legal or other types of remedy for consumers.
Business 21 November 2018
To prevent tax fraud, Spain will keep an eye on 15,000 crypto investors
The Spanish Ministry of Finance is to inspect some 15,000 individuals who have engaged in cryptocurrency transactions over the last year.
Business 26 October 2018
Spain passes new crypto asset declaration law for citizens
A new law approved by Spain’s Council of Ministers will oblige private citizens to declare their cryptocurrency holdings, in a landmark development for crypto regulation.
Business 23 October 2018
Spain introduces law to force investors to reveal crypto holdings
A local news outlet in the country, reported that the government has signed off on a draft bill that would force crypto investors to reveal their holdings in order to properly assess taxes on the digital assets.
Tech 2 July 2018
Lawmakers turn to blockchain for help in running Spanish gov’t
133 deputies from the country’s ruling government party are backing a bill that would use the blockchain for government operations.
Business 22 May 2018
Spanish laws allow for direct crypto investments, regulators confirm
The National Securities Market Commission in Spain (CNMV) has clarified its position on registered funds investing directly in cryptocurrencies.
Business 27 April 2018
Spanish bank completes landmark loan transaction on blockchain
BBVA used a private blockchain to conduct a €75-million ($91.4 million) loan from start to finish. In doing so, it has now become the first global bank to enlist the technology in a loan operation.