Bank of Israel
The IRS has opened the door for Israel to become the epicentre of digital currency innovation, argues Michael Eisenberg.
The Bank of Israel (BoI) and the Israeli Ministry of Finance have issued a joint statement on digital currencies.
The deputy governor of Israel's central bank has said that digital currencies like bitcoin are more of a financial asset than a currency.
Israel isn't ignoring bitcoin, it is simply waiting to see what the rest of the world does first.