Seven EU member nations have come together to promote the use of blockchain tech to boost government services and economic well-being.
Switzerland's Financial Market Supervisory Authority has introduced a new "relaxed" fintech license that can apply to blockchain and crypto firms.
The blockchain subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange now has official approval from the island's financial regulator.
The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is launching a blockchain app association next year and already has major banks on board.
The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority is considering a ban on some cryptocurrency-based derivatives, a senior executive has said.
The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) is giving tough guidance to banks wanting to trade in crypto assets, a report indicates.
The UK Cryptoassets Taskforce wants to encourage the development of distributed ledger technology, according to a final report published Monday.
Since Maersk and IBM launched TradeLens 10 months ago, only one other carrier has joined the network. As those involved admit, that's not enough.
A group that advises the EU's securities watchdog has recommended regulating most crypto assets under existing financial rules.
Blockchain finance firm Clearmatics has closed a $12-million Series A funding round led by Route 66 Ventures.