Tag: European

US and European Regulators Say Crypto a Priority This Year

US and European Regulators Say Crypto a Priority This Year Several regulators in the U.S. and Europe have made cryptocurrency among their top priorities this year. The Securities and Exchange Commission’s compliance office and the European Securities and Markets Authority, in collaboration with other regulators, have outlined their plans to […]

European AML Directive Pushes Crypto Startup Bottle Pay Out of Business

European AML Directive Pushes Crypto Startup Bottle Pay Out of Business Bottle Pay, a cryptocurrency payments provider from the U.K., has announced its decision to cease operations by the end of the year. Despite attracting some serious funding and expanding its user base significantly in the past few months, the […]

European Banks Struggle With Low Interest Rates and Strict Regulations

European Banks Struggle With Low Interest Rates and Strict Regulations Banks in Europe have been in a difficult spot lately. A new report reveals that financial institutions across the region faced serious difficulties in the 2018 financial year, and despite all the cost cutting that followed, haven’t managed to compensate […]

European Crypto Exchange Bitbay Ends Monero Trading due to Anonymity Features

European Crypto Exchange Bitbay Ends Monero Trading due to Anonymity Features Authorities around the world are trying to stamp out online anonymity in various ways, sacrificing users’ privacy for alleged security. One of these ways is forcing digital asset exchanges to drop support for some cryptos, as European venue Bitbay […]

Mario Draghi Leaves European Central Bank Without Ever Raising Interest Rates

Mario Draghi Leaves European Central Bank Without Ever Raising Interest Rates Preparing for a change at the top, the European Central Bank has decided to keep interest rates on hold and at their all-time lows. Mario Draghi, who had his last monetary policy meeting as president of the ECB, is […]

Coinbase Launches Crypto Debit Card in 6 European Countries

Coinbase Launches Crypto Debit Card in 6 European Countries Coinbase Card is being made available in six new countries across Europe. The service enables users to spend their digital funds in-store and online, supporting all crypto assets available to trade on the Coinbase platform such as bitcoin cash. Also Read: […]