Stripe Introduces Issuing Service in Europe

Stripe, an online payment processing firm, announced today that Stripe Issuing has been launched in 20 countries across the European region. Stripe Issuing allows users to create, manage and distribute virtua...

Christine Lagarde Bashes Bitcoin and Libra

Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank (ECB), published an article on Monday mentioning the risks associated with the use of privately-owned cryptocurrencies. Lagarde criticised bitcoin and...

Crypto Lender BlockFi Plans Europe Launch in Q1 2021

American crypto lending platform, BlockFi is planning to launch its retail services in several European countries in the first quarter of next year. As reported by The Block, the crypto company’s vice presid...

EU Regulators Ban Short-Selling Amid COVID-19 Volatility

More financial regulators have been putting in emergency measures in response to high market volatility due to COVID-19. In recent days, their attention has been focused on the short-selling of certain financ...