French ATM Glitches and Bank Closures Reported After Scheduled Bank Run

News The grassroots yellow vest movement in France has been participating in protests for weeks on end. Just recently, high profile yellow vest members have been promoting a “bank run” on financial institutions and automated teller machines in Paris. According

Yellow Vests in France Planning a Bank Run to Collapse the Euro

If ever anyone wished they could turn back the clock it would be wildly unpopular and “elitist” French President Macron. His decision to raise fuel tariffs in November has mushroomed and his country has succumbed to a wave of protests

Les Minimum Wage – Bitcoinist.com

Master of the house, President Macron has heard the people singing a song of angry men. Though it’s possible he has a heart full of love, many French citizens still see him as living in a castle on a cloud.  If

Brexit Driving Crypto Uncertainty – Bitcoinist.com

As the clock races down to Brexit next spring, uncertainty around the nature of Great Britain’s relationship following its exit from the EU is increasingly shaping business and investment decisions. Much of the media coverage of Brexit has focused on

New French Law Sets Out Guidelines For ICOs

Economy & Regulation After slashing taxes on profits made from cryptocurrency trading by more than half, France has now implemented a new legal framework for initial coin offerings (ICOs). Is Europe’s third largest economy transforming into a haven for cryptocurrency?

MPs launch inquiry into digital currencies amid cybercrime fears | Business

A powerful committee of MPs is launching an inquiry into bitcoin and other digital currencies over fears that cryptocurrencies could lead to increased “market volatility, money laundering and cybercrime”. The Treasury select committee said the inquiry would “examine the potential

Wednesday briefing: Trump accused of gagging Steve Bannon | World news

Top story: US Democrats rail at Republican ‘complicity’ Morning everyone. I’m Martin Farrer and this is the Guardian’s morning briefing on the top news stories today. It’s been a busy night in Trumplandia where the various investigations into alleged Russian