Browsing the "Europe" Tag

EU Report: Blockchain Adoption Will Be Led by Permissioned Platforms

| Yogita Khatri

Blockchain adoption will be led by permissioned platforms focused on specific use cases or user bases, according to a new EU report.

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Coinbase Acquires Blockchain-Tracking Startup Neutrino for Undisclosed Price

| Leigh Cuen

Coinbase has acquired blockchain analytics startup Neutrino as part of a push to offer more diverse crypto assets.

Luxembourg Passes Bill to Give Blockchain Securities Legal Status

| Daniel Palmer

Securities issued on blockchains in Luxembourg now have the same legal status as traditional securities, after the passing of a new bill.

European Finance Regulators Call for Bloc-Wide Crypto Rules

| Yogita Khatri

Two top European finance regulators, the EBA and the ESMA, have separately said today that cryptocurrency and ICO rules are needed at the EU level.

Italy Announces 30 Experts to Lead National Blockchain Strategy

| Yogita Khatri

The Italian government has published a list of 30 experts brought together to develop the nation's blockchain strategy.

4 Banks Complete €100K Commercial Paper Transaction on R3’s Corda

| Yogita Khatri

Four European banks, including Commerzbank and ING, have settled a live commercial paper transaction worth €100,000 on R3's Corda blockchain.

TransferGo Opens Payments Corridor to India Using Ripple Tech

| Daniel Palmer

Payment provider TransferGo has announced it is launching a remittance corridor to India that uses Ripple technology for near real-time transactions.

Crypto Wallet Abra Opens Door to More European Users

| Nikhilesh De

Crypto wallet provider Abra is integrating SEPA payments, allowing European customers to directly deposit funds.

Coinbase Launches Crypto Gift Card Service in Europe

| Wolfie Zhao

Coinbase now offers a way for users to purchase retail goods and services with cryptos, thanks to a deal with a digital gift card service in Europe.

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The EU’s Biggest ETF Firm Expands Into Crypto Products

| Muyao Shen

Europe's largest trader of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) is entering the crypto world.