Browsing the "Spain" Tag

Catalonia to Build DLT-Based Identity Platform for Citizens

| Daniel Palmer

Catalonia will develop a decentralized identity platform aimed to give citizens control of their own data when interacting with online services.

Police in Spain Say Bitcoin ATMs Expose Problems in Europe’s AML Laws

| Diana Aguilar

Spanish police authorities are raising the alarm because a recent criminal case involved the use of bitcoin ATMs, making their jobs more difficult.

Spanish Telecom Giant to Trial Blockchain Consumer Data Marketplace

| Yogita Khatri

Telefonica is set to trial a decentralized data marketplace that lets users sell their personal information.

Spain’s Lawmakers Push for Blockchain Use in Governance

| Madeline Meng Shi

Spain's main conservative party submitted a proposal encouraging the government to adopt blockchain technology in managing public services.

Spain’s Securities Market Watchdog Completes Blockchain Test

| Muyao Shen

A pilot test was successfully conducted for a Spanish-backed blockchain project to increase the efficiency of registering issuances.

Taking Back Power: An Upstart Government Plans to Tokenize Energy

| Ian Allison

The plan is to incentivize solar power generation by circumventing rules inhibiting its adoption made by Madrid.

Bank of Spain Governor: Cryptocurrencies Pose ‘More Risks Than Benefits’

| Sujha Sundararajan

Spanish central bank governor Luis Maria Linde believes cryptocurrencies are dangerous, but is open to blockchain technology.

spain, bank, money

Spain’s Tax Authorities Seek Crypto User Names and Bank Accounts

| David Floyd

The move comes after the Spanish finance ministry called the use of cryptocurrencies in organized crime a "pressing challenge."

Spanish Government Eyes Tax Benefits for Crypto Companies

| Annaliese Milano

Spain's ruling political party is reportedly drafting legislation that it hopes will help woo cryptocurrency and blockchain companies to the country.

‘Red Lyra’ No More: Bank Blockchain Group Rebrands

| Nikhilesh De

Alastria, formerly known as Red Lyra, is a Spanish blockchain consortium that has grown to more than 70 members since its launch in May.