Category: Germany

EU central banks work on DLT-based asset settlement

EU central banks work on DLT-based asset settlement

Banca d’Italia and Deutsche Bundesbank shared experiences on distributed ledger technology-based settlements in a workshop. 440 Total views 4 Total shares European central banks have been ramping up their efforts to utilize distributed ledger technology (DLT), the foundation of blockchain, in central bank money settlements. Banca d’Italia and Deutsche Bundesbank, the central banks of Italy […]

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Bitcoin-based security token offering approved in Germany

Bitcoin-based security token offering approved in Germany

Germany joins countries such as France, Luxembourg, Spain and Portugal by greenlighting the Bitcoin-based EXOeu token. 6090 Total views 39 Total shares German financial regulators have approved a security token offering (STO) based on a Bitcoin (BTC) sidechain. Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) has greenlighted the EXOeu token by game publisher Exordium, making local retail […]

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Binance faces regulatory upheaval as lawmakers target ‘global’ exchanges

Binance faces regulatory upheaval as lawmakers target ‘global’ exchanges

The world’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform, Binance, has faced regulatory upheaval over the past week as jurisdictions clamped down on the use of unauthorized exchanges and warned citizens against accessing them. For Binance, adopting the moniker of “global exchange” has done very little to appease regulators that require specific licenses to offer financial services to […]

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Deutsche Börse and Commerzbank invest in new digital asset venture

Deutsche Börse and Commerzbank invest in new digital asset venture

Deutsche Boerse invests $12 million in new holding company 360X to develop blockchain-based digital marketplaces featuring NFTs. 3785 Total views 24 Total shares German securities marketplace Deutsche Boerse and major bank Commerzbank have jointly invested in a new holding company which plans to focus on blockchain technology and digital assets. Deutsche Boerse announced Thursday that […]

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