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Altcoins

Sweden’s Central Bank Asks Gov’t: What’s...

Sweden’s central bank has its parliament to form a committee to review what constitutes legal tender in the country. Originally reported by Bloomberg’s Amanda Billner, the...

Matthew North | May 03, 2019 | 05:00
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News

Sweden Changed Its Official Currency To Bitcoin (For 30 Minutes)

Hackers convinced Twitter to give them control of the account for Sweden’s ruling political party – then used it to change the country’s official currency to Bitcoin. Swedish...

Esther Kim | Apr 17, 2019 | 08:00
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Mining

Sweden Braces For Migrant Caravan Of Norwegian Bitcoin Miners

Data center managers in Sweden are expecting a deluge of inquiries from cryptocurrency mining operations in Norway. The Norwegian authorities this week revoked energy tax subsidies for...

Emilio Janus | Nov 24, 2018 | 07:00
Sweden
News

Cryptocurrency Miners Vanish in Sweden, Leaving Big Electricity Bill

The Swedish county of Norrbotten has seen the failure of not one, but two recent cryptocurrency mining initiatives. The companies involved have simply disappeared leaving only unpaid...

Emilio Janus | Nov 13, 2018 | 15:00
News

Cryptocurrency Miners Flocking to Nordic Countries

In a recent cryptocurrency trend, miners have been trying to find ways to maintain profitable mining operations. One such method is to move their operations to countries with lower...

Nick Chong | Apr 13, 2018 | 09:00
Cashless war on cash
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Will Be the Real Winner in the War on Cash

Bitcoin looks to become the biggest beneficiary of increasing money digitization as countries, such as Sweden, spearhead the so-called ‘war on cash.’ But First, What is ‘Cash’?...

Allen Scott | Feb 20, 2018 | 15:30
News

Swedish Bank Nordea Forbids Employees from Trading Bitcoin

Reports have emerged that the Swedish banking giant, Nordea, has forbidden its employees from trading Bitcoin and other digital currencies. No More Bitcoin Trading Swedish bank Nordea...

Ashour Iesho | Jan 26, 2018 | 02:30
News

Sweden Set To Become First Economy To Introduce Own Cryptocurrency

Sweden’s central bank, the Riksbank, is looking at launching a national cryptocurrency called the e-Krona in as few as two years. Sweden’s position as potentially the...

Matthew Tompkins | Jan 17, 2018 | 17:00
News

Sweden’s Cashless Society A Boon For Bitcoin

Sweden is fast becoming the world’s first cashless society. Whilst many herald this as a new progressive frontier, it does bring concerns such as privacy when every transaction...

Matthew Tompkins | Sep 26, 2017 | 12:01
Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm Brought Together Politicians, Investors and Developers
Press releases

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm Brought Together...

On September 7, the capital of Sweden hosted Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm for the first time. The event brought together owners of businesses related to...

Bitcoinist | Sep 15, 2017 | 18:15
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News

Swedish Public Rejects World’s First e-Krona Digital Currency

Bitcoin is king in 2016, but Sweden’s unpopular plan to create its pioneering digital currency ‘eKrona’ shows public understanding still has a long way to go. Two-Thirds...

William Suberg | Jan 02, 2017 | 08:00
Sweden
Bitcoin

Sweden & Switzerland Want You…To Be a BitCop!

Great news for those wishing to use their Bitcoin powers for good rather than evil. Both Sweden and Switzerland are seeking Cybercrime/Crypto-Investigators. Sweden? Switzerland?...

Emilio Janus | Dec 09, 2016 | 11:00

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