Tag: france

Oct 03 2021

France Authorities Warn Residents Against Unauthorized Crypto Websites

Like other countries, Authorities in France have recently warned investors in France against unauthorized crypto services. Two regulators, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) and Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR), have updated the list of blacklisted platforms that...

Aug 12 2021

PSG Package of Lionel Messi Includes Crypto Fan Tokens

In the latest signing, the football star received a large number of PSG fan tokens.

Aug 05 2021

French Fund Manager To Launch First EU-regulated Bitcoin Equities ETF

Aug 05 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bitcoin etf france fund manager markets

Melanion Capital has received approval to list an ETF that tracks a basket of bitcoin-related stocks, an EU Ucits first.Paris-based Melanion Capital, a derivatives and computer-driven fund manager, has reportedly received regulatory approval to launch an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that tracks Bitcoin-related stocks for investors across the European Union (EU). However, the fund will not be a bitcoin ETF...

Jul 16 2021

Singapore and France Set To Trial Global Transactions Through CBDCs

Jul 16 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cbdc cbdcs central banks france onyx

Central banks of Singapore and France are developing a digital coin interoperability system that will support various global CBDCs. The Financial authorities of both countries are seriously exploring the CBDCs cross-border applications. CBDC...

Jun 28 2021

Appeal Denied: BTC-e’s Alexander Vinnik Faces 5 Years in French Prison

Several charges against the former operator of BTC-e were dropped, but the sentence remains the same.

Jun 23 2021

Fighting Monetary Colonialism With Open-Source Code

France still uses monetary colonialism to exploit 15 African nations. Could Bitcoin be a way out?In the fall of 1993, Fodé Diop’s family was saving up for his future. A brilliant 18-year-old living in Senegal, Fodé had a bright path in front of him as a basketball player and an engineer. His father, a school teacher, had helped him find inspiration in...

Jun 10 2021

French and Swiss Central Banks to Test Cross-Border CBDC Payments

Many private tech and financial players are also involved in the project.

Breaking: France and Switzerland Launches Cross-Border CBDC Trials

The central banks of France and Switzerland have joined hands to launch the cross-border commercial...

Apr 15 2021

French Crypto Broker Bitit Shuts Down

The platform will halt all withdrawals on April 30.

Feb 09 2021

French Regulatory Chairman Wants ESMA to Oversee Crypto within EU

He argued the centralization of expertise given the high cost of crypto regulation.

Dec 10 2020

France Launches Crackdown on Cryptocurrencies

The French Finance Minister asked cryptocurrency providers to reveal the identity of crypto owners to curb terror financing.

Dec 09 2020

France Declares War on Crypto Anonymity, Cites ‘Terrorism’ in KYC Mandate

Dec 09 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  anonymity france news

The French finance ministry is imposing sweeping KYC rules on all VASPs in the country.

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