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VanEck lists Solana, Tron, and Polkadot crypto ETNs on Deutsche Börse
Deutsche Börse recently expanded its crypto derivatives offering with three new products by investment management company VanEck.
German bank that went nearly bankrupt in 2019 says Bitcoin is ‘wishful thinking’
Last week’s crypto market meltdown has proved yet again that “the value of Bitcoin is entirely based on wishful thinking,” according to a research note recently published by Deutsche Bank analysts.
A ‘physical’ Litecoin ETF is coming to Germany’s Xetra exchange
ETC Group, a specialist provider of cryptocurrency-backed securities, said it would list the Physical Litecoin exchange-traded product (ELTC) on Deutsche Boerse’s XETRA on Wednesday, as per a release.
Deutsche Bank report: “Bitcoin is too big to ignore”
Now that the crypto market is worth over $1.8 trillion, Deutsche Bank stated that Bitcoin is “too big to ignore,” according to a report.
$60 million in Bitcoin seized by German police…but no one gave them the private key
German authorities have learned about crypto recovery the hard way.
German legacy bank turns to Stellar (XLM) to issue Euro stablecoin
One of Germany’s oldest banks said it was choosing the Stellar network to issue a Euro-backed stablecoin, in one of the first such instances.
Crypto.com temporarily suspends European debit card program after Wirecard bankruptcy
Crypto dot com is temporarily suspending its Europe and United Kingdom issuances of MCO debit cards after its former card operator — Germany’s Wirecard AG — slipped into bankruptcy and filed insolvency this week.
Germany’s stock exchange will list first “centrally cleared” Bitcoin ETF, BitGo to serve as BTC custodian
Bitcoin-pegged institutional trading products like ETFs and futures have been a running theme since 2016.
Report: Hackers targeted supercomputers in Europe to mine Monero (XMR)
Supercomputers across Europe fell victim to a widespread and seemingly coordinated cybersecurity attack last week, getting hit with the illicit installation of malware focused on mining Monero (XMR).
Germany proposes bill to allow banks to deal in cryptocurrency in 2020, here’s what this will mean [UPDATED]
The federal parliament of Germany has drafted a bill that, if enacted, will allow banks to become custodians and merchants of cryptocurrency in 2020, German business newspaper Handelsblatt reported Wednesday.
Agoric and Cosmos hash out an interoperable future for 2020 [INTERVIEW]
On October 21, 2019, representatives from Agoric, Tendermint, FOAM, and oscoin gathered at Full Node in Berlin, Germany, to discuss the blockchain space’s current need for interoperability protocols.
IOTA Community Assists in Cataching Hacker Who Stole $11 Million MIOTA
The IOTA community was able to help gather enough evidence to allow authorities to catch an alleged hacker who stole over $11 million MIOTA tokens in early 2018.
Germany’s Second Largest Stock Exchange Building Crypto Trading App
Institutional acceptance of cryptocurrency is gaining steam as Germany’s second largest stock exchange announces development of a crypto trading platform.
German Tourism Board Allows Crypto Payments For Its Services
In a move to promote innovation within an otherwise low-lying industry, the German National Tourism Board (GNTB) has recently announced the incorporation of crypto assets into its framework for regular service payments.