As world governments push through legislation to levy taxes on capital gains from bitcoin (BTC) transactions, seeking to earn more from an asset class that frowns on regulatory oversight, there are still a few countries that remain pro-crypto, allowing investors to buy, sell or hold digital assets at zero taxes. Circumstances vary, but the real […]
The blockchain firms are hoping to forge greater collaboration between DLT platforms based in the East and West
Neobanking service provider Bitwala on Thursday introduced a new account that offers its 80,000 European customers passive bitcoin (BTC) income. The Bitwala Interest Account allows users to earn up to 4.3% interest per annum for BTC held at the bank. According to the Berlin-based company, account holders can buy bitcoin at Bitwala from as little […]
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Emerging technologies such as blockchain are reshaping the landscape of the traditional financial system in Europe.
German STO platform Black Manta joins digital asset custody firm Finoa to develop institutional security token custody.
Berlin-based startup Gapless has raised nearly $6 million for the development of its blockchain app for vehicle management
Investors in the tokens launched by Black Manta will share 20% of the profits made from the sale of Berlin real estate
Amid the coronavirus pandemic and deepening financial crisis, the number of banks charging customers negative interest rates in Germany has accelerated. At least 80 banks now reportedly charge negative interest rates, 16 of which apply this policy to even small deposits. Also read: IMF Declares Global Recession, 80 Countries Request Help, Trillions of Dollars Needed […]
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An individual in the U.S. may have to pay a capital gains tax when purchasing a single cup of coffee with Bitcoin
With the recent coronavirus spread and its overall effect on the global economy, some people believe the powers that be are preparing a financial reset. During these times, a number of bitcoiners think a bitcoin-induced form of fiat currency demonetization will take place, otherwise known as ‘hyperbitcoinization.’ However, a few speculators believe digital assets in […]
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