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Deribit Releases Specifics of New KYC Policy Following Move to Panama

News Deribit, a crypto futures and options exchange that is moving from the Netherlands to Panama to avoid Europe’s new Anti-Money Laundering law has released its newly updated Know Your Customer (KYC) policy. In a Jan. 17 blog post, Deribit clearly said that its relocation to Panama has been main..

More Bitcoin Scam Ads With Martin Lewis on Instagram — Can We Get a...

Follow up Suspected crypto con artists are once again using the likeness of British financial expert Martin Lewis to defraud unsuspecting victims. In 2019, Lewis settled a defamation suit against Facebook for similar Bitcoin (BTC) scam adverts. Instagram says deceptive advertisements have no place..

Traders Unsurprised by Deribit’s Move to Panama, Expect Further Exits

News Crypto traders see potential for other market platforms to exit after crypto derivatives exchange Deribit announced a move to Panama from its EU base in the Netherlands. "This is something they had hinted at in an interview months ago, and it’s something I fully expect we see more of going fo..

Crypto Derivatives Exchange Leaves EU for Panama, Expands KYC

News Crypto derivatives exchange Deribit is leaving the European Union for Panama to avoid new AML rules while changing its Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements. Deribit B.V., the current Netherlands-based company responsible for the Deribit.com exchange, will officially delegate the trading pla..

Franklin Templeton Closes Funding Round For Blockchain-Based Social Impact Platform

News Proof of Impact, a blockchain-based, global marketplace for natural and social capital has closed a funding round led by American asset management firm Franklin Templeton Investments. On Dec. 12, Proof of Impact announced that it closed its first institutional investment round led by Franklin..

Reuters: Dutch Bank ING Working on Digital Asset Custody Technology

News Amsterdam-based bank ING is reportedly developing cryptocurrency custody technology, Reuters reported on Dec. 12. The digital assets custody service being developed by ING is purportedly part of one of the bank’s several blockchain-related initiatives and is still at an early stage of develop..

Dutch Soccer Assn. Trials Blockchain App at EU Championship Qualifying Match

News The Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) trialed a new blockchain-based ticketing app during yesterday’s Netherlands-Estonia European Championship qualifying match. The news was reported by Ajax Life, a fanzine associated with the top tier Dutch football club AFC Ajax, on Nov. 19. Replacin..

Netherlands: Police Arrest Founder of Blockchain Startup That Raised Over $80M

News Dutch police have arrested the founder of blockchain game development startup Komodore64 that allegedly raised 78 million euros ($86 million) from investors, business-focused news outlet Sprout reported on Nov. Komodore64 — which launched in June with the objective to create a game platform ..

Dutch Court Orders Facebook to Remove Fake Bitcoin Ads

News A Dutch court has ruled that Facebook must remove Bitcoin (BTC)-related fraudulent investment ads following local billionaire and television producer John de Mol’s lawsuit against the company, Reuters reported on Nov. 11. De Mol initiated judicial proceedings against the social media giant in..

Five European Union Countries Team Up to Block Libra: Report

News Five European Union member countries have reportedly teamed up to prevent the issuance of Facebook’s stablecoin Libra. Private meetings to turn EU against LibraFollowing a series of private meetings in October, France is reportedly leading the anti-Libra effort with Germany, Italy, Spain and ..

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