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Here’s How Much Bitcoin Countries Need to Replace Their Gold...

New research from a digital asset management firm estimates the amount of BTC governments have to accumulate if Bitcoin were to replace the current gold reserves. ‘Governments...

Georgi Georgiev | Apr 08, 2019 | 15:00
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Swiss Bitcoin Adoption is Booming: Famous Dolder Hotel Accepts BTC

Cryptocurrency payments are coming to new conspicuous consumer outlets in Switzerland and Italy thanks to a new payment platform from the Crypto Valley startup scene. Bitcoin...

Esther Kim | Mar 27, 2019 | 12:00
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Coinbase Neutrino Acquisition Reveals History Of Spying and...

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is facing an increasing publicity nightmare after it emerged the CEO of a company it took over sold private user data to governments. Coinbase...

Esther Kim | Feb 19, 2019 | 12:00
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Blockchain

Six EU Nations Sign Agreement to Regulate Distributed Ledger...

The Government of Malta this week announced the signing of a joint declaration of cooperation on Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT). They joined a group of six other Southern...

Emilio Janus | Dec 07, 2018 | 13:00
Italian Serie C Soccer Club Sells Shares In Exchange for Cryptocurrency
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Italian Serie C Soccer Club Sells Shares In Exchange for...

Heritage Sports Holdings recently used cryptocurrency to buy a 25 percent stake in Serie C football club Rimini FC 1912.  In a historic transaction, senior figures at Rimini FC 1912...

Kevin O’Brien | Sep 03, 2018 | 06:00
Uncategorized

Bitcoins Seized From Bankrupt BitGrail by Italian Authorities

Authorities in Italy have seized bitcoins from the company wallets of controversial exchange BitGrail as part of standard pre-bankruptcy proceedings. BitGrail was hacked in February...

Melanie Kramer | Jun 15, 2018 | 21:00
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Bitcoin Beats Euro As Brewing Italian Crisis Delivers 6% Monthly...

The euro has declined more against the dollar than Bitcoin since April as Italian political turmoil riles markets. Euro Faces Repeat Politics Data uploaded to social media by eToro...

Wilma Woo | May 29, 2018 | 14:30
Blockchain

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...

Ashour Iesho | Jul 09, 2017 | 09:00
Bitcoin

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...

Sergio Schout | Feb 24, 2015 | 15:00

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