Europe EU banking authority eba cryptocurrency
Bitcoin Regulation

‘EU-Level Action Needed’ for Cryptocurrency, Says European Banking Authority

The European Banking Authority (EBA) is calling for standardized regulations for cryptocurrency operations within the EU. Europe’s banking watchdog believes such a move will...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 2 years ago
Finnish Crypto Exchange Prasos Oy's Trading Days May Be Numbered
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Finnish Crypto Exchange Prasos Oy’s Trading Days May Be Numbered

Four out of the five banks that Finnish-based Prasos Oy uses for their business has severed ties with the exchange, citing money laundering fears as the main reason. Prasos Oy has...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Italy
Altcoins

Central Bank of Italy Acknowledges Bitcoin Exchanges with Interesting AML Twist

While countries like Bangladesh and Ecuador are outright banning bitcoin and other digital currencies, Italy has taken an interesting first stance on the matter. In a notice on virtual...

Bitcoinist | 5 years ago