Austria is drawing up cryptocurrency regulations, using as a model existing rules for the trading of gold and derivatives.
France's market regulator says crypto derivatives fall under MiFID II regulation and that they should not be electronically marketed.
The U.K. Treasury Committee has today announced that it will conduct an investigation into issues around cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.
Top officials say Gibraltar will let the market determine what 'good' ICOs look like, and hinted that crypto investment fund regulation is to come.
The Finnish government has released guidelines prescribing how authorities must handle the 2,000 bitcoin confiscated since 2016.
Lithuania's central bank has said it is probing Bankera's initial coin offering after determining that the token offered counts as a security.
Switzerland's financial regulator has released new guidelines indicating it will treat some initial coin offerings (ICOs) as securities.
Austrian authorities are pursuing suspects across Europe in an alleged bitcoin scam that led to millions of dollars in losses for investors.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has said it's not his institution's job to regulate cryptocurrencies.
One of Russia's government ministries has proposed a law that would introduce a capital threshold for initial coin offering (ICO) organizers.