Netherlands Crypto News
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HRF Bitcoin Development Fund grants $325K to Bitcoin developers
The fund spared $325,000 to support 12 developers in total — Gleb Naumenko and Furzy earned highest amount at $50,000 each.
3 months later and Tornado Founder doesn’t understand his accusation
The Tornado Cash developer still does not fully comprehend the reason behind his arrest, in what he believes is a great abuse of process.
Dutch police arrest suspected Bitcoin thief by tracing transactions on blockchain
Dutch authorities' investigations revealed that the alleged thief laundered Bitcoin with the use of malicious software from the open-source Electrum wallet.
Developers could be punished for code created to commit crime, says Dutch regulator
The comments of FIOD, which arrested a Tornado Cash developer last week, could have far-reaching impacts on all blockchain developers.
Dutch Authority says arrested Tornado Cash developer suspected of involvement in financial crimes
The FIOD confirmed that the arrested Tornado Cash developer was suspected of being involved in the hiding of criminal financial transactions and facilitating money laundering.
Netherlands arrests suspected Tornado Cash developer
The Dutch Fiscal Information and Investigation Service revealed that it started a criminal investigation into Tornado Cash in June because it suspected that the protocol was being used for illegal activities.
Binance fined €3.3 million in Netherlands for unlicensed operations
Binance has objected to the fine imposed by the Dutch central bank despite the regulator slashing it by 5%.
Coinbase introduces KYC rules for its Netherland users to comply with local legislation
The rule will require users to provide information of recipients when making transfers to wallets off Coinbase.
Dutch club PSV to receive entire sponsorship in Bitcoin (BTC)
PSV Eindhoven has revealed that it would be receiving payment for a sponsorship deal only in Bitcoin.
Dutch economic advisor calls for a Bitcoin ban
The advisor stated Bitcoin had no ‘intrinsic value’ and that stamping it out of the economy would be a good move.
Dutch Bitcoin exchange fends off Central Bank’s verification demands for crypto users
The Dutch Central Bank even forced crypto firms to ask for screenshots of their customers' wallets—but a new court order said it was unwarranted.
Dutch political candidate uses Bitcoin ‘laser eyes’ for campaign ads
A Dutch politician is now using a popular meme that’s been doing the rounds in crypto circles in the past few weeks. He joins a small list of political types to have cashed in on the meme’s popularity.
Dutch family that sold everything for BTC in 2017 is still buying
Known as the Bitcoin family, the Taihuttus made news back in 2017 when they liquidated all of their assets for Bitcoin.
Move over BTC futures, the world’s accredited millionaires can now profit by mining Bitcoin
Bitcoin mining, long known as an obscure activity limited to cyberpunks and dominated by Chinese brands, can now be an alternative investment option for accredited investors looking to take a BTC bet.
Smoking Gun: Dutch central bank caught overreaching in local crypto businesses
The upcoming fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AMLD5) within the European Union (EU) has already spelled the end for smaller crypto firms on the continent.
Five upcoming crypto and blockchain events worth attending
Regardless of how cryptocurrency prices are performing in the open marketplace, there is much going on behind the scenes.
Dutch Central Bank to Bring Crypto-Business Under Licensing Regime to Curb Malicious Use
In order to curb the use of cryptocurrencies for malicious activities such as money laundering and the funding of terrorism, the central bank of Netherlands, De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), has decided that it would be issuing licenses to cryptocurrency service providers.