Tag Archive: Italy

  • Blockchain Technology, FinTech, News, News teaser

    Blockchain and Fintech Could Fix Italian Banks

    Recently the Italian government was forced to bailout 2 major banks for $19.4 billion, in one of its wealthiest regions. Roberto Ferrari, Chief Digital and Innovation Officer at Italy’s Mediobanca Group, believes that blockchain and fintech could have prevented this issue. The Bailout Two major Italian banks, the Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca were recently rescued by the Italian government. The European Commission approved the plan of the Italian government, to commit as much as

    · July 9, 2017 · 9:00 am
  • Bitcoin, Bitcoin Regulation, News, News teaser

    Bitcoin in Europe: an Overview

    It was not long ago when certain countries were being very vocal and skeptical towards Bitcoin. For example, France cracked down on all things crypto related due to a combination of fear and poor information. People tend to avoid what they do not understand. However as time progressed and France began to understand what Bitcoin was all about, including the benefits it could give to the economy, they somewhat changed their stance on the currency. This was

    · February 24, 2015 · 3:00 pm