Spanish Police Arrest Head of Billion-Dollar Crypto Arbitrage Platform on Fraud Allegations
Arbistar 2.0 operator Santiago Fuentes was arrested Wednesday and faces criminal fraud and money laundering charges in Spain.
The elio can only be used for payments to small and medium-sized businesses.
BBVA is poised to enter the cryptocurrency trading and custody space, according to two people familiar with the plans.
The funding round was led by JME Ventures, an early investor in unicorn payments provider Flywire.
Cabify, one of the world's largest ridesharing companies, is moving to offset its carbon emissions with the help of blockchain marketplace ClimateTrade.
A group of Spanish companies, including banks and energy firms, is working to develop a "self-managed" digital identity system using blockchain technology.