Russia’s National Settlement Depository will launch its long-awaited digital asset ledger next month – 5,000 kilometers away from its Moscow HQ.
Reports of cryptocurrency and foreign exchange scams surged in the U.K. last year, while total reported losses dropped, says the FCA.
The European Central Bank has said that cryptocurrencies are currently not a threat to financial stability in the euro zone.
A law firm has taken the London Block Exchange to court saying it’s owed money, but the startup’s CEO has denied it is going out of business.
France’s wide-ranging new blockchain law aims to solve a longstanding problem for crypto startups: banking, or lack thereof.
Bitfury and Swiss investment firm Final Frontier have launched a bitcoin mining fund after it was authorized by an EU regulator.
CoinDesk’s Noelle Acheson looks at anti-money laundering regulation’s increasing focus on cryptocurrencies, and at the opportunity this presents.
Blockchain startup 20|30 has raised £3 million in a sale of tokenized shares on a platform operated by the London Stock Exchange Group.
Kleinwort Hambros, a Societe Generale-owned bank and wealth manager, has launched a Luxembourg-listed blockchain exchange-traded note.
Over 100 firms including SWIFT, IBM and Ripple have joined a blockchain association officially launched by the European Commission on Wednesday.
The blockchain startup Nimiq has just joined the ranks of WEG Bank AG shareholders like TokenPay and the Litecoin Foundation.
nChain, founded by self-styled bitcoin inventor Craig S. Wright, is looking for a patent counsel to manage its portfolio of blockchain-related IP.
Switzerland’s finance regulator has found that crypto mining firm Envion’s $90 million ICO took deposits from investors unlawfully.
Alleged bitcoin launderer Alexander Vinnik, who is wanted by several countries, has filed in Greece for extradition to Russia.
The U.K. Parliament has been presented demos of real-world blockchain applications designed to educate policymakers.
Malta is turning to crypto sleuthing startup CipherTrace for technical help addressing the risk of financial crimes in its digital asset industry.
Blockchain adoption will be led by permissioned platforms focused on specific use cases or user bases, according to a new EU report.
Three-quarters of U.K. consumers don’t know what a cryptocurrency is or can’t define it, according to a survey by the nation’s financial regulator.
Emmanuel Macron has called for increased use of data technologies such as blockchain in the EU to benefit agriculture and consumers.
Coinbase has acquired blockchain analytics startup Neutrino as part of a push to offer more diverse crypto assets.