Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has been granted an Irish e-money license that will bring it greater access to EU and EEA markets.
EU's financial services commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis intends to create a new regulations for crypto, particularly Facebook’s Libra stablecoin.
The Libra Association is to be grilled by 26 central banks over the perceived risks to financial stability posed by the crypto project.
The U.K FCA has authorized CF Benchmarks as a Benchmark Administrator under EU regulation coming into effect in January.
The French finance minister has said the nation plans to block Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency in the EU over its threat to national currencies.
Yves Mersch has warned of the threat posed by Facebook's Libra to monetary policy and consumers in the EU.
Facebook is reportedly already under investigation by the EU over antitrust issues related to its Libra cryptocurrency project.
The European Central Bank has issued a new report revealing plans to use more granular blockchain data to better monitor the crypto markets.
A bitcoin transaction mixer has been seized and shut down by authorities in the European Union.
Over 100 firms including SWIFT, IBM and Ripple have joined a blockchain association officially launched by the European Commission on Wednesday.