Browsing the "European Parliament" Tag

EU Parliament Calls for Action on Blockchain Adoption in Trade

| Yogita Khatri

The European Parliament has called for measures that would prepare the region to use blockchain to benefit trade.

EU Lawmaker Wants Standard Regulations to Allow ‘Passport’ for ICOs

| Nikhilesh De

One European lawmaker wants to standardize ICO regulations, thereby making it easier for projects to raise funding across the EU.

EU Lawmakers Weigh ‘Standard’ for ICOs Under Crowdfunding Rules

| Nikhilesh De

Members of the European Parliament convened with experts on Tuesday to discuss a proposal for standardizing ICO rules around the EU.

EU Lawmaker Wants to Include ICOs in New Crowdfunding Rules

| Nikhilesh De

A draft proposal by the EP's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs suggests creating new regulations for public initial coin offerings (ICOs).

EU, US Lawmakers Tout ‘Sandbox’ Approach for Blockchain Development

| Wolfie Zhao

Lawmakers at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 conference today argued that regulatory "sandboxes" may offer the best approach for blockchain innovation.

EU Parliament Votes for Closer Regulation of Cryptocurrencies

| Sujha Sundararajan

The European Parliament has voted for regulations to prevent the use of cryptocurrencies in money laundering and terrorism financing.

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Global Blockchain Business Council Expands European Foothold

| Aaron Stanley

A blockchain advocacy group launched at last year's World Economic Forum is ramping up efforts to promote dialogue in Europe.

EU Draft Report: Customs Agents Ill-Equipped to Monitor Cryptocurrencies

| Stan Higgins

MEPs are worried about the monitoring of cryptocurrencies at EU borders, according to a draft report.

EU Budget Amendments Call For Millions in Blockchain Funding

| Nikhilesh De

As many as four blockchain-related amendments, funding various initiatives, could find their way into the European Union's 2018 budget.

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EU Politician Pushes Parliament to Test Blockchain Identity for Refugees

| Stan Higgins

A blockchain task force within the European Parliament wants to explore how the technology could be used to provide digital identities to refugees.