EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum Launched by European Commission

On 1 February 2018, the European Commission’s EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum was launched under the supportive wing of the European Parliament and represented by Jakob von Weizsäcker who is responsible for the recent report on virtual currencies. It was highlighted that key developments of blockchain technology are set to generate an impact in digital […]

Europe Legitimizes Cryptocurrency Through Regulation

It looks like Bitcoin is here to stay; contrary to widespread belief of the global hype of cryptocurrency being merely temporary; it appears the European Union is paving the way in legitimizing this new era for cryptocurrency by agreeing to place legal regulation upon cryptocurrency exchange platforms as an anti-money laundering measure. The European Parliament[…..]