Tag Archives: Europe

11May/20

Digitized Europe: The Shift to a Cashless World

By spring 2020, it became inescapable that we now live in a world with an unraveling future. The once-imminent shift, now fueled by the coronavirus outbreak, has accelerated the pace of technologicalRead More…

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29Apr/20

66% of Europeans Believe Crypto Will Still Be Around in 10 Years: Survey

Two-thirds of Europeans surveyed think cryptocurrency is here for the long haul, according to bitcoin exchange bitFlyer. Released Wednesday, the second annual Crypto-Confidence Index poll conducted by the European arm of theRead More…

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12Dec/19

ECB President: ‘We Better Be Ahead of Curve’ on Stablecoins

The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said that the financial institution should be ahead of the curve regarding the demand for stablecoins. According to a tweet by theRead More…

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04Dec/19

France to Test Its Central Bank Digital Currency in Q1 2020: Official

The central bank of France plans to pilot a central bank digital currency (CBDC) for financial institutions in 2020. François Villeroy de Galhau, the governor of the Bank of France, announced thatRead More…

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23Nov/19

Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Nov. 17-23

The past week has seen a range of crypto- and blockchain-related developments in the German-speaking world. The German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection is planning to sponsor a research projectRead More…

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24Oct/19

US Financial Regulators Join UK FCA’s ‘Global Sandbox’

Four U.S. regulators joined the Global Financial Innovation Network, an international alliance of government regulators led by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority seeking to bolster the future of fintech. The Securities andRead More…

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