the netherlands

Policy

Dutch Crypto Startups Brawl With Regulators Over Scope of EU Money Laundering Rule
Dutch crypto startups are crying foul as local regulators look to implement the EU 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive ahead of a Jan. 10 deadline.
Dec 2, 2019

Markets

Netherlands May Block Foreign Crypto Firms Under Anti-Money Laundering Laws
The current crypto legislation before the Dutch Parliament not only mandates domestic companies register with the central bank but that foreign entities will not be allowed to conduct services within the country.
Sep 10, 2019

Markets

Crypto Firms Serving Netherlands Must Register With Dutch Central Bank
The Dutch Central Bank is taking a tougher stance on the cryptocurrency industry, citing new European Union anti-money laundering laws.
Sep 4, 2019

Markets

Dutch Crypto Exchange Blockport Shuts Down, Vows to Return
Amsterdam-based crypto exchange Blockport has been been forced to close due to lack of cash, but it's pledged to rebuild.
Jun 4, 2019

Markets

Amsterdam Airport Lets Travelers Swap Leftover Euros for Crypto
Amsterdam's Schiphol airport has launched an ATM that allows departing travelers to exchange their remaining euros for bitcoin or ethereum.
Jun 21, 2018

Markets

Dutch Central Bank: Blockchain 'Promising But Inefficient' in Payments
Blockchain technology isn't yet a beneficial addition to the payment system in the Netherlands, according to the country's central bank.
Jun 7, 2018

Markets

Ideation to Realization: How Dutch Banks Are Harnessing Blockchain
How financial firms in the Netherlands are approaching blockchain, and how trends in the technology are shaping their work and progress.
Sep 4, 2017

Markets

Dutch City Trials Blockchain for Real Estate Contracts
Deloitte’s Netherlands branch is working with the city of Rotterdam to create a prototype for recording lease contracts on a blockchain.
Dec 12, 2016

Markets

Europe's Biggest Shipping Port Tests Blockchain Logistics
The operator of Europe’s largest shipping port is taking part in a new blockchain consortium focused on logistics.
Nov 29, 2016