Category: Germany

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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Germany’s financial regulator issues retail crypto investment warning

Germany’s financial regulator issues retail crypto investment warning

German financial regulator BaFin wants retail investors to be aware of the risks associated with crypto investments, especially in the current bull market. 6158 Total views 19 Total shares Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, or BaFin, has warned investors about the risks involved in cryptocurrency investments. In a consumer protection alert issued on its website […]

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