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Iceland Gets Its First Bitcoin ATM

Iceland’s first bitcoin ATM has been installed at the Hlemmur Square hotel. It is thought, moreover, to be one of the first bitcoin ATMs in Europe. Hlemmur Square’s Bitcoin ATM only accepts deposits currently, but it’s hoped that customers will be able to withdraw money from it in the future. The average age of Hlemmur […]

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Austria Planning Cryptocurrency and ICOs Regulations

Austria has joined the list of countries planning to regulate cryptocurrency and will use as a model existing rules for the trading of gold and derivatives. The government’s central concern is curbing the use of cryptocurrencies for money laundering, Bloomberg reports. Likewise, it wishes to extend oversight measures for traditional financial products to crypto assets. […]

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Venezuela Raised $735 Million in First Cryptocurrency Sale – Nicolas Maduro

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro is claiming that the country has raised $735 million in the first day of a sale for its controversial “petro” cryptocurrency. Announced late Tuesday night, Maduro offered no evidence to back up the claim, though the messaging notably came directly from his official Twitter account. Reuters and the Associated Press said […]