Browsing the "Italy" Tag

There’s a New Medici Bank After 500 Years, And This Time It’s Crypto-Friendly

| Yogita Khatri

A descendant of the famed Medici Italian banking family has opened a cryptocurrency-friendly bank in Puerto Rico.

Italy’s Senate Moves to Set Legal Foundation for Blockchain Timestamps

| Yogita Khatri

The Italian government could soon amend a law to allow legalized blockchain verification of documents.

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.

Italian Bank Consortium Trials Interbank Transfers on R3’s Corda

| Aditi Hudli

Fourteen Italian banks say they have successfully completed the first phase of an interbank reconciliation trial utilizing R3's Corda platform.

Juventus Soccer Club Is Launching a Crypto Token to Give Fans a ‘Voice’

| Daniel Palmer

One of the most popular soccer clubs in the world is launching a crypto token that it says will boost fan numbers by allowing them to "be heard."

Bank of Italy Official: Central Banks Not Ready to Issue Digital Currencies

| Christine Kim

The Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy believes that central banks are not yet ready to issue institute-backed digital currencies.

Italian Crypto Businesses to Register Under Proposed New Rules

| Nikhilesh De

Italy has published a proposed set of cryptocurrency regulations that are designed to enforce EU anti-money laundering rules.

Italy’s Economy Minister Blasts Crypto Market Bad Behavior

| Annaliese Milano

Italian Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan warned on Wednesday that cryptocurrencies are dangerous, but that blockchain technology is not to blame.

OneCoin Promoters Fined €2.6 Million by Italian Consumer Watchdog

| Stan Higgins

A consumer rights watchdog in Italy is fining a group of companies that have promoted OneCoin.

Consumer Watchdog in Italy Moves Against OneCoin Investment Scheme

| Stan Higgins

Regulators in Italy have moved to suspend several affiliates of OneCoin, the digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be fraudulent.