A European Central Bank council member has come out generally in favor of wholesale central bank digital currencies.
The European Central Bank has said that cryptocurrencies are currently not a threat to financial stability in the euro zone.
Revolut, provider of a mobile finance app that offers crypto trading, has been granted a banking license from the European Central Bank.
The chief of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, said Friday that the institution has "no plans" to issue a digital currency, Reuters reports.
The second report from the project 'Stella' initiative explores applications of distributed ledger technology to the securities settlement process.
A new opinion piece from European Central Bank officials discusses the important role a central bank-backed cryptocurrency could play in society.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has said it's not his institution's job to regulate cryptocurrencies.
The ECB executive board member has supported recent criticism of bitcoin by Agustin Carstens, head of the Bank for International Settlements.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has said credit institutions in Europe are not as keen on cryptocurrencies as the public.
The European Central Bank is soliciting questions for its president, Mario Draghi, specifying that cryptocurrencies should be a topic.