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Binance funds a $116 million initiative aimed at developing a crypto ecosystem in France
Crypto exchange Binance, in association with France Fintech, a non-profit company, will aid in the expansion of French and European blockchain networks and the emerging crypto ecosystem in the region.
Lionel Messi bags crypto salary after move away from FC Barcelona
Football superstar, Lionel Messi has joined Paris St Germain and the club’s fan token, $PSG, has reacted positively to this news.
Ledger data leak leaves crypto community furious, here’s what to do next
Ledger, the popular hardware wallet, said today that data belonging to over 1 million customers was leaked on a hacker forum.
Crypto-to-crypto trades remain tax exempt, says French finance minister
Crypto-to-crypto trades will remain tax exempt, iterated French finance minister Bruno Le Maire.
Facebook’s Libra sparks concerns among European financial institutions
Following Facebook’s unveiling of its stable cryptocurrency, not only did top crypto influencers criticize the plan, but some European officials immediately called for deep scrutiny of the project, as reported by Bloomberg.
French Investment bank’s Ethereum based experiment brings crypto to a $2 trillion market
French lending giant Societe Generale has become the latest traditional financial company to experiment with digital tokens.
Ledger Reveals Five Vulnerabilities in Competitor Trezor’s Wallets
Ledger, a major crypto hardware wallet manufacturer based in France, revealed five security vulnerabilities found in the Trezor Model T and Model One, major competitors to the Nano Ledger.
Ledger Faces Backlash for Failing to Properly Test Nano S Software Update
Ledger, a French cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer, has faced criticism for failing to conduct proper testing before launching a firmware update to their Nano S wallet.
French Parliament Rejects Crypto-Friendly Tax Changes
In France, several proposed changes to the laws governing the tax treatment of cryptocurrencies were rejected in the parliament on December 17th.
Paris Saint-Germain Soccer Club to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency
Through blockchain and cryptocurrency, it’s becoming easier for communities to interact and exchange value with each other in an efficient, trustless way.
Ledger Launches Live Desktop App for Monitoring Crypto Wallets
The new Ledger desktop app provides users with a simple method of managing crypto assets and hardware, functioning as an “all-in-one companion application” that is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
Introduction to Ark – All-In-One Blockchain Solutions
Ark is a fast, delegated proof of stake cryptocurrency that focuses on the interconnectedness of blockchains.
Bruno Le Maire: France One Step Ahead in Blockchain Revolution
The recent G20 financial summit in Buenos Aires is currently the fulcrum upon which the future of cryptocurrency regulation balances, with financial leaders from the top 20 largest economies in the world announcing a July deadline for the implementation of new regulatory standards.
France: Financial Markets Regulator (AMF) Announces License for ICOs
The French financial markets regulator AMF (l’Autorité des marchés financiers) announced it will establish legislation for initial coin offerings.