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Netherlands May Block Foreign Crypto Firms Under Anti-Money Laundering Laws

| William Foxley

The current crypto legislation before the Dutch Parliament not only mandates domestic companies register with the central bank but that foreign…

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Crypto Firms Serving Netherlands Must Register With Dutch Central Bank

| William Foxley

The Dutch Central Bank is taking a tougher stance on the cryptocurrency industry, citing new European Union anti-money laundering laws.

Dutch Crypto Exchange Blockport Shuts Down, Vows to Return

| Daniel Palmer

Amsterdam-based crypto exchange Blockport has been been forced to close due to lack of cash, but it's pledged to rebuild.

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Amsterdam Airport Lets Travelers Swap Leftover Euros for Crypto

| Wolfie Zhao

Amsterdam's Schiphol airport has launched an ATM that allows departing travelers to exchange their remaining euros for bitcoin or ethereum.

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Dutch Central Bank: Blockchain ‘Promising But Inefficient’ in Payments

| Wolfie Zhao

Blockchain technology isn't yet a beneficial addition to the payment system in the Netherlands, according to the country's central bank.

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Ideation to Realization: How Dutch Banks Are Harnessing Blockchain

| Sanja Petkovic & Arnab Sinha

How financial firms in the Netherlands are approaching blockchain, and how trends in the technology are shaping their work and progress.

Danish Police Claim Breakthrough in Bitcoin Tracking

| Garrett Keirns

Danish police are claiming to have developed software for tracing bitcoin transactions that has led to successful drug convictions, according to…

Dutch City Trials Blockchain for Real Estate Contracts

| Stan Higgins

Deloitte’s Netherlands branch is working with the city of Rotterdam to create a prototype for recording lease contracts on a blockchain.

Europe’s Biggest Shipping Port Tests Blockchain Logistics

| Stan Higgins

The operator of Europe’s largest shipping port is taking part in a new blockchain consortium focused on logistics.

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Brothers Face Jail Time for Stealing Power to Mine Bitcoins

| Stan Higgins

Two brothers in the Netherlands face months in prison after allegedly siphoning power to fuel a small bitcoin mining operation.