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CDCROP: European Union Commissioner for Economy Paolo Gentiloni Silveri talks to media in the berlaymont, the EU Commission headquarters on November 11, 2022 in Brussels, Belgium. (Thierry Monasse/Getty Images)
EU to Make Crypto Companies Report Tax Details to Authorities
New OECD-inspired tax evasion plans take a step further than the MiCA but haven’t settled how to deal with foreign providers
CDCROP: European Union Commissioner for Economy Paolo Gentiloni Silveri talks to media in the berlaymont, the EU Commission headquarters on November 11, 2022 in Brussels, Belgium. (Thierry Monasse/Getty Images)

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PayPal Expands Crypto Service Into Luxembourg in First EU Foray
The move follows the initial rollout of the crypto service in the U.S. in 2020, followed by an expansion to the U.K. last year.
CDCROP: PAYPAL Headquarters (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Malta, Marsaxlokk, fishing village harbour (Getty Images)
Malta Seeks to Remove NFTs From Crypto Law
The move anticipates new EU legislation by excluding non-fungible assets.
CDCROP: Malta, Marsaxlokk, fishing village harbour (Getty Images)

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EU’s MiCA Law May Have an FTX-Shaped Loophole
A much-heralded new law could still allow slapdash offshore companies to ply their trade in the bloc.
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CDCROP: Belgium, Bruxelles, European Union palaces (Getty Images)
EU Crypto, NFT Providers Must Report Tax Details Under Leaked EU Plan
A draft bill seen by CoinDesk also covers stablecoins, derivatives and companies outside the bloc.
CDCROP: Belgium, Bruxelles, European Union palaces (Getty Images)

CDCROP: European Parliament Committee discusses FTX collapse. (Jack Schickler/CoinDesk)
EU’s MiCA Crypto Law Would Have Stopped FTX's Malpractice, Officials Say
Some lawmakers worry if the crypto regulations that have been agreed to in principle are tough enough to stem wider structural problems in the industry.
CDCROP: European Parliament Committee discusses FTX collapse. (Jack Schickler/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Portrait of Mark Branson, President of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Maurice Kohl/BaFin)
German Banks' Crypto Interest Is Limited as Industry Is Plagued by ‘Crooks,’ Regulator Says
Germany’s Bafin issued just four crypto custody licenses, said Mark Branson, who sits on the supervision arm of the European Central Bank
CDCROP: Portrait of Mark Branson, President of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Maurice Kohl/BaFin)

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Privacy-Enhancing Crypto Coins Could Be Banned Under Leaked EU Plans
Crypto providers would be forbidden from touching the likes of monero or dash under proposed government amendments to anti-money laundering rules.
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CDCROP: Sam Bankman-Fried and Bill Clinton at Crypto Bahamas conference in Nassau in April 2022 (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
FTX Has European License Suspended by Cyprus Regulator
The troubled exchange's European arm FTX EU has had its license in Cyprus suspended just two months after securing it.
CDCROP: Sam Bankman-Fried and Bill Clinton at Crypto Bahamas conference in Nassau in April 2022 (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: European national flags in front of European Parliament building in Brussels, Belgium. (Santiago Urquijo/Getty Images)
EU Lawmakers Vote for Stronger Cyber Protection for Crypto, Other Finance
The crypto world is highly prone to hacks and attacks, but the jury is out on the impact the new measures will have.
CDCROP: European national flags in front of European Parliament building in Brussels, Belgium. (Santiago Urquijo/Getty Images)