Tag: sweden

Sep 18 2022

As The China Crisis Deepens, It’s Clear That The Globalists Are Losing

The anti-globalist right has taken control of the Swedish parliament, which is a very good sign for individualism and decentralized governance.“Fed Watch” is a macro podcast, true to bitcoin’s rebel nature. In each episode, we question mainstream and Bitcoin narratives by examining current events in macro from across the globe, with an emphasis on central banks and currencies.In this...

Jan 15 2022

Sweden’s inflation rate at a 29 year high, “transitory”

Jan 15 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis ecb fed inflation regulation

Inflation is on the rise in many parts of the world. On Wednesday, The U.S. Federal Reserve reported a CPI inflation of 7.0% for December. Following this trend, the inflation rate of the Swedish krona SEK rose to 4.1% in December, a strong increase from November’s inflation rate of 3.6%. These levels of inflation have not been seen since December 1993, almost 29...

Jan 05 2022

Sweden leads Europe’s first crypto SPAC, ticker “HODL”

A SPAC, or Special Purpose Acquisition Company, is a company that has no commercial operations and is formed strictly to raise capital through an initial public offering (IPO) for the purpose of acquiring or merging with an existing company. SPACs have been around for decades, but have seen a Cambrian explosion in recent years. In 2020, 247 SPACs were created in the U.S....

Nov 26 2021

Swedish Authorities Warn about Cryptocurrency Mining

The financial regulatory authority said that some aspects of cryptocurrency assets are problematic.

Nov 10 2021

Swedish Regulators Propose PoW Mining Ban. State-Owned Power Company Defends It

In Sweden, financial and environmental regulators want to ban PoW mining. Unfortunately, they forgot to add Vattenfall to the email. And Sweden’s biggest green energy power company categorically rejected their claims on national public television. Ouch. This is a real-life example of the game theory that protects Bitcoin. And more evidence that proves that...

Jun 01 2021

Sweden Riksbank Governor: Bitcoin Unlikely To Dodge Regulation For Long

Sweden's central bank governor Stefan Ingves stated that Bitcoin is unlikely to continue escaping regulatory oversight as it responds to Bitcoin's growing popularity.The growing popularity of Bitcoin has led the governor of Sweden's central bank to state that the peer-to-peer digital cash system is unlikely to continue escaping regulatory oversight, reported...

Feb 17 2021

World’s Oldest Central Bank Extends Digital Currency Test Till 2022

Feb 17 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  cbdcs e-krona news policy & regulation riksbank

Sweden's Riksbank said it would continue work with Accenture on a potential e-krona digital currency until next year.

Jan 05 2021

Swedish Bankers Air Concerns Over E-Krona Digital Currency Plan

Jan 05 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business cbdcs e-krona news policy & regulation

While the Riksbank appears keen to launch the e-krona, bankers are worried about how the digital currency might affect their industry.

Dec 18 2020

Bitcoin Exchange Safello Raises $1.3M for Planned 2021 IPO

Dec 18 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business exchanges ipo markets news

The Sweden-based exchange says it aims to list on Nasdaq's First North Growth Market next year.

Dec 14 2020

Sweden Considers a Shift Towards e-Krona

Less than 10 percent of Swedish transactions are made in cash.

Dec 12 2020

Breaking: Sweden Starts trials For National Digital Currency, Joins China And Others In CBDC Race

Dec 12 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin btceur btcjpy btcmxn btctusd

Sweden, one among the most cashless society is moving closer to launching its own sovereign national digital currency. The Swedish government is starting feasibility trials in the form of a review which was launched on Friday as reported Bloomberg. The trials will be lead by Anna Kinberg Batra, a former chairwoman of the Riksbank’s finance The post Breaking: Sweden Starts trials For National...

Dec 11 2020

Sweden Considering Whether to Switch to the E-Krona: Report

Dec 11 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  e-krona news sweden

Sweden's central bank has begun to study the feasibility of moving the country to a digital currency.

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