Dutch SOCCER TEAM PSV Keeps Bitcoin On Its Stability Sheet
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Dutch SOCCER TEAM PSV Keeps Bitcoin On Its Stability Sheet

PSV received bitcoin through a sponsorship deal in August and confirmed they self-custody it on their balance sheet.In August, prominent Dutch football club PSV announced a partnership with bitcoin exchange Anycoin Direct, which became the club’s Official Partner for the following two seasons. The exchange paid the sponsorship contract entirely in bitcoin, a first among…

Dutch central bank states Binance is running illegally
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Dutch central bank states Binance is running illegally

The warning follows authorities in several countries issuing statements warning investors to exercise caution in regards to Binance, or claiming the exchange was operating illegally.

Dutch Football Team TO CARRY Bitcoin On Stability Sheet Through New Partnership
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Dutch Football Team TO CARRY Bitcoin On Stability Sheet Through New Partnership

AZ Alkmaar will receive bitcoin payments from its new sponsor, local exchange Bitcoin Meester, and hold it on its balance sheet until 2024.Dutch football team AZ Alkmaar has announced a partnership with local bitcoin exchange Bitcoin Meester, which will become the team’s exclusive and official Bitcoin partner. The exchange will pay part of the contract…

Dutch finance minister demands regulation of electronic currency
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Dutch finance minister demands regulation of electronic currency

Home » Business » Dutch finance minister calls for regulation of digital currency Rather than banning it outright, the finance minister of the Netherlands has called for regulation of digital currency, which he suggests is a more effective way of tackling the growth in digital currency adoption in the country. Minister Wopke Hoekstra said the…

Elon Musk And The Dutch Central Bank’s Misinformation Campaign
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Elon Musk And The Dutch Central Bank’s Misinformation Campaign

More than a decade after Satoshi Nakamoto combined proof of work and bitcoin mining together, fallacious comparisons of “energy cost per transaction” continue to be spread by seemingly intelligent and well-researched individuals.We can trace much of the spread of this narrative back to Alex de Vries—a data scientist who goes by the handle “Digiconomist” and…

Dutch central bank rolls back on tighter checks for digital currency withdrawals
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Dutch central bank rolls back on tighter checks for digital currency withdrawals

Home » Business » Dutch central bank rolls back on tighter checks for digital currency withdrawals The central bank of the Netherlands, DNB, has reversed its recent decision to tighten up the rules around withdrawals from cryptocurrency exchanges, over concerns the measures would have amounted to an unnecessary invasion of customer privacy. Back in January,…

Dutch Central Bank Forced To Backpedal On Bitcoin Address Verification Procedures After Court Ruling
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Dutch Central Bank Forced To Backpedal On Bitcoin Address Verification Procedures After Court Ruling

Bitonic, the oldest Bitcoin exchange in the Netherlands, recently had its day in court with the Dutch Central Bank (DCB). At issue was the legitimacy of DCB’s mandate that Bitonic (and other Bitcoin exchanges and custodians operating in the Netherlands) implement very stringent “address verification procedures” in order to obtain the legally required registration with…

Dutch Central Bank Forced To Scrap Crypto Wallet Verification Requirement
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Dutch Central Bank Forced To Scrap Crypto Wallet Verification Requirement

Source: Adobe/gesreyIn a landmark decision for the country’s crypto industry, a court order obtained by Dutch bitcoin (BTC) exchange Bitonic has succeeded in forcing De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) to scrap its controversial wallet verification requirement. The company contested the measure at a Rotterdam court, claiming the imposed know your customer’s customer (KYCC) rules pressured the…