While high-profile consortiums are progressing to big fanfare, a small blockchain effort working quietly in Luxembourg could affect the whole world.
One of the world’s largest bitcoin exchanges is reportedly close to an announcement with the Luxembourg government.
Former Luxembourg Cabinet minister Jean-Louis Schiltz examines whether it might be possible for one place to emerge as the world's bitcoin hub.
Researchers at the University of Luxembourg have found that using bitcoin over Tor leaves users open to privacy-busting attacks.
CoinPlus has completed a seed funding round of €172,500 and plans to accelerate development of its payment product.
A global jurisdictional hub for bitcoin would experience an influx of new capital and businesses, and experience rapid growth.
An attacker on a $2,000 budget could reveal bitcoin clients' IP addresses, researchers say.
The company is one of the leading payments service providers in the Benelux region – and now it accepts bitcoin.
In a move that signals a positive regulatory stance, Luxembourg has invited dialogue with digital currency businesses.