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Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank in Talks to Invest in 2 German Crypto Firms: Bloomberg
The banking giant’s asset management arm, DWS Group, is looking to expand further into the digital assets space.
Deutsche Bank

Frankfurt (Louis Droege/Unsplash)
DekaBank Selects Swiss Crypto Specialist Metaco to Steer Digital Asset Offering
The bank has 360 billion euros in assets under management and is eyeing up crypto products for its institutional clients.
Frankfurt (Louis Droege/Unsplash)

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MiCA at the Door: How European Crypto Firms Are Getting Ready for Sweeping Legislation
Adapting how crypto exchanges operate under the new regulation won’t be easy, but it might make it easier for them to get bank accounts in Europe.
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Bitcoin Group Agrees to Buy German Bank Bankhaus von der Heydt for More Than $15M
The transaction is expected to be completed by the third quarter of 2023.
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CDCROP: The founders of Bitpanda Christian Trummer, Paul Klanschek, Eric Demuth (Bitpanda)
Bitpanda's Local Unit Obtains German Crypto License
The Austrian crypto exchange can now offer custody and proprietary trading services to customers in the European country.
CDCROP: The founders of Bitpanda Christian Trummer, Paul Klanschek, Eric Demuth (Bitpanda)

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)

CDCROP: Coinbase logo on a laptop computer (Unsplash)
Crypto Exchange Coinbase Germany Ordered by Regulator to Tackle 'Organizational Deficiencies'
The Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) said the company needs to address a range of issues including ensuring adequate risk management, staffing and IT systems.
CDCROP: Coinbase logo on a laptop computer (Unsplash)

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Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
The school at No. 42 is a member of the largest scientific organization in the country. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.
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The Reichstag, German Parliament Building
No Safety Net From Crypto Collapses, German Regulator Warns
The financial regulatory authority for Germany, BaFin, has toughened warnings about consumers potentially losing all their crypto investments, unlike holdings with regulated banks.
The Reichstag, German Parliament Building

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Bitcoin Plunges Most in 2 Months, Dashing Recovery Hopes
The leading cryptocurrency by market cap tumbles in sync with traditional markets after Germany reports record producer price inflation at 37%.
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