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BBVA Can’t Hold Cryptocurrency – And That’s a Problem

| Ian Allison

The bank wants to use ethereum as a notary, but regulators discourage holding even the tiny bit of ether needed to put data on the public blockchain.

3 EU Watchdogs Warn Over ‘High Risks’ of Crypto Investment

| Nikhilesh De

The three European Supervisory Authorities have released a warning on the risks involved with investing in cryptocurrencies.

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EBA: 51% Attack Remains Bitcoin’s Biggest Problem

| Emily Spaven

Bitcoin’s biggest problem is still the threat of a 51% attack, according to Dr Dirk Haubrich of the European Banking Authority (EBA).

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EBA Chairman: Banks Must Understand Blockchain Tech

| Yessi Bello Perez

Banks need to understand blockchain technology, according to the chairman of the European Banking Association working group.

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Blockchain Tech Could Improve Banking, Says EBA Report

| Yessi Bello Perez

The Euro Banking Association (EBA) has explored the short-term implications of blockchain technology in its most recent report.

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EBA: Financial Institutions Should Avoid Bitcoin, Await Regulation

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The European Banking Authority has warned that financial institutions should not buy, hold or sell digital currencies – yet.

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European Central Bank: Bitcoin Shouldn’t be Ignored or Dismissed

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The European Central Bank (ECB) has reiterated its position on digital currencies, saying they should not be overlooked.