A cryptocurrency ban is not the right solution for the Netherlands, the country’s finance minister reportedly said after a local official called for a total ban on crypto.Read more
A key economic advisor to the Dutch government has published an article arguing for Bitcoin mining, trading, and holding to be banned.
The piece claims that Bitcoin doesn’t have the key characteristics of traditional currencies like the dollar or euro.
The Head of the Netherlands’ Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis (CPB) Pieter Hasekamp has said the country must ban cryptocurrencies immediately.
Hasekamp believes that a cryptocurrency crash is inevitable, so the Netherlands should act promptly to avoid any potential damage.
As El Salvador adopts Bitcoin (BTC) as legal tender, one Dutch official blasted the cryptocurrency, calling for an urgent blanket ban.Read more
A penthouse in the Netherlands is set to be purchased entirely with bitcoin totaling one million euros.
The sale will become the first ever purchase of a property in the Netherlands, completely paid for using bitcoin.
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Dutch Bitcoin exchange platform, Bitonic, has filed a preliminary injunction at a Rotterdam court seeking the suspension of a wallet verification rule enacted by the central bank.Read more
Digital asset exchange Bitstamp has reportedly banned Netherlands-based users from withdrawing crypto to external wallets without first verifying they own the receiving address.Read more
Bitconic, a Netherlands-based Bitcoin (BTC) exchange, has informed its users that they now need to comply with a new verification measure in order to continue to use their services. The change comes following new requirements from the Dutch central bank, which were published in Nov.Read more
De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), the Central Bank of the Netherlands has announced new Anti Money Laundering (AML) regulations that require all local crypto exchange users to prove ownership of withdrawal addresses linked to their accounts.Read more