Germany Legalizes Electronic Securities on the Blockchain
Angela Merkel's cabinet passed new legislation on Wednesday removing the requirement to have paper-based securities and allowing blockchain to be used instead.
The private bank is also investigating tokenization of assets, it announced Sunday.
With its close partnership with Bitstamp, Solarisbank is touting an instant “in-custody” settlement system.
The Bundesbank has been looking for settlement solutions that do not require a CBDC.
Throughout a two-year prison term, the man repeatedly refused to give wallet access to German authorities.
The DarkMarket site was thought to be the world's largest illegal online marketplace.