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CDCROP: Sam Bankman-Fried and Bill Clinton at Crypto Bahamas conference in Nassau in April 2022 (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
FTX Has European License Suspended by Cyprus Regulator
The troubled exchange's European arm FTX EU has had its license in Cyprus suspended just two months after securing it.
CDCROP: Sam Bankman-Fried and Bill Clinton at Crypto Bahamas conference in Nassau in April 2022 (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

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Binance Wins Registration as Crypto Asset Service Provider in Cyprus
The crypto exchange can now offer more types of digital-asset services.
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Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: University of Nicosia
Industry partnerships and two blockchain research centers propels Cyprus' top university to No. 39. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.
CDCROP: University of Nicosia (nicosia.sgul.ac.cy)

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Digital Bank Revolut Gets Approval to Offer Crypto Services Throughout Europe
The authorization will let the firm, which was valued at $33 billion in a recent funding round, offer crypto services to its 17 million customers in the European Economic Area.
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FTX Taps Ex-Liechtenstein Regulator as EU Strategy Lead
Marcel Lötscher, previously a senior official at the country's financial market supervisor, will become head of regulatory strategy for the global crypto exchange in October.
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FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (CoinDesk TV screenshot)
Crypto Exchange FTX Sets Up European Unit
The new division is based in Switzerland, with an additional base in Cyprus.
FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (CoinDesk TV screenshot)

Paphos, Cyprus (Miriam Eh/Unsplash)
Cyprus Betting Regulator to Look At Blockchain and Crypto Trends
The National Betting Authority is exploring whether blockchain technology can help it supervise the country’s gambling industry.
Paphos, Cyprus (Miriam Eh/Unsplash)

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European eToro Traders Call Foul Over Closure of Leveraged Crypto Contracts
Traders in Europe are threatening legal action against eToro for allegedly closing their leveraged crypto positions without enough notice.
Web Summit 2018 - Day 3

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What Would Happen to Crypto in a Global Market Meltdown?
CoinDesk advisory board director Michael Casey takes a look at the state of investor psychology as it relates to the crypto markets today.
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Cyprus Securities Regulator Trials Blockchain Oversight in OTC Markets
The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission has revealed new details about its efforts to explore blockchain technology.
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