European Investment Bank Issues $121M Digital Notes Using Ethereum
Goldman Sachs, Banco Santander SA and Societe Generale AG served as joint managers.
The bank will protect itself from the cryptocurrency’s volatility by buying and selling bitcoin futures in block trades.
The bank said before a CBDC can be issued it is necessary to conduct a comprehensive study of the benefits and risks.
"Reaching $1 billion in only three weeks speaks to the enormous market demand for bitcoin," said Fred Pye, CEO of 3iQ.
The ASX said it is “spending an enormous amount of time” on digital assets.
BaFin said the stock tokens tracking Tesla, Coinbase and MicroStrategy have been identified as “suspicious” and the exchange could be fined up to $6 million.