Browsing the "Austria" Tag

Austrian Government to Notarize $1.3 Billion Bond Auction Using Ethereum

| Wolfie Zhao

The Austrian government is planning to use the ethereum blockchain to notarize the auction of a bond worth around $1.3 billion.

Austria Planning New Regulations for Cryptocurrency, ICOs

| Annaliese Milano

Austria is drawing up cryptocurrency regulations, using as a model existing rules for the trading of gold and derivatives.

European Authorities Seek Arrests in Bitcoin Scam Investigation

| Annaliese Milano

Austrian authorities are pursuing suspects across Europe in an alleged bitcoin scam that led to millions of dollars in losses for investors.

Austrian Government Backs New Blockchain Research Institute

| Sujha Sundararajan

The Austrian government is throwing its weight behind a new blockchain research effort aimed at developing business applications of the technology.

Austrian Bank Raiffeisen Enlists in R3 Blockchain Consortium

| Sujha Sundararajan

Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) has become the first Austrian banking group to join the R3 distributed ledger consortium.

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Postal Service Customers in Austria Can Now Buy Bitcoin, Ether and More

| Wolfie Zhao

Österreichische Post is now offering its Austrian customers a simple way to buy cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, ether and litecoin.

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Austria’s Financial Regulator Warns Onecoin Operating Without License

| Wolfie Zhao

Yet another national financial regulator is pursuing action against onecoin, an alleged cryptocurrency investment scheme.

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Wien Energie is Gearing Up for a Large-Scale Blockchain Rollout

| Garrett Keirns

One of Austria's largest energy firms is fast preparing for a future where blockchain impacts its business model, according to a new interview.

Austria’s Erste Bank Awards Ethereum Projects in Startup Contest

| Stan Higgins

Two ethereum projects won plaudits at a recent startup contest sponsored by Austria-based Erste Bank.

Bitcoin Organized Crime Research Funded by Germany and Austria

| Stan Higgins

The Austrian and German governments are funding a research effort focused on the use of digital currencies in organized crime.