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Break the pattern: German cryptocurrency project, which drew $ 50 million, pretended to be a Scam to attract more investment

Break the pattern: German cryptocurrency project, which drew $ 50 million, pretended to be a Scam to attract more investment

18 APR Frankfurt startup Savedroid popular, which grossed over $50 million investment just disappeared with the money collected during the ICO. CEO and founder of the project and Yassin Hanker after arisen among investors panic, have issued the following tweet: “Thank you all! The end… #savedroidIC” Savedroid German ICO, collecting money from February 9 to… More

The national Committee of Germany for tourism accept payment in cryptocurrency

The national Committee of Germany for tourism accept payment in cryptocurrency

The national Committee of Germany for tourism (GNTB) is now accepting Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency as payment for their services. “We are constantly exploring new technologies and consider their applicability in our organization. Thus we position ourselves as an innovator and leader of tourism industry”, – said General Director of GNTB Peter Hedorfer. Payments in… More

64% of Germans know about bitcoin

64% of Germans know about bitcoin

The survey, published 15 February, the Federal Association for information technology, telecommunications and new media (Bitkom), Germany, showed that slightly more than two thirds of Germans know about bitcoin (BTK). Awareness of the most popular bitcoin doubled in 2016, when 36 percent of German citizens stated that they had heard about bitcoin, and grew four… More

The Finance Ministers of France and Germany called for discussion of cryptocurrencies in the framework of the “big twenty”

The Finance Ministers of France and Germany called for discussion of cryptocurrencies in the framework of the “big twenty”

The Ministers of France and Germany called on the group of countries of “big twenty” to discuss joint actions against cryptocurrencies ahead of the summit, to be held next month. According to Reuters, in a letter addressed to the Argentine government, which currently heads the G20 – French Finance Minister Bruno Le Meir, Minister of… More

Board member of the Bundesbank: the Eurozone will not be a cryptocurrency

Board member of the Bundesbank: the Eurozone will not be a cryptocurrency

Carl-Ludwig Thiele, Board member of the Bundesbank, one of the largest banks of Europe, confirmed that the Euro zone is not considering the introduction of digital currency. Digital money issued by Central banks, similar to cash, in the near future is not expected. However, this statement contradicts the statement made by the head of the… More

DHL is blackmailing the bomber, demands ransom in bitcoin

DHL is blackmailing the bomber, demands ransom in bitcoin

The blackmailer, whose mail bomb caused the evacuation of the Christmas market last week in Germany, demanded a ransom in bitcoins to the tune of 10 million euros. The ransom message was written in German and was addressed to the company one of the leaders in the market of delivery services, DHL. A bomb containing… More