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German Banks Authorized to Store Cryptocurrencies in 2020 for Clients

German Banks Authorized to Store Cryptocurrencies in 2020 for Clients

Next year German banks will be able to manage cryptocurrencies like bitcoin after the fourth EU money laundering directive goes into effect. The directive passed in the German parliament, Bundestag, allows banks in the country to act as cryptocurrency custodians.

HSBC Launches Real-Time Payments For Businesses via RTP Network

HSBC Launches Real-Time Payments For Businesses via RTP Network

HSBC Bank has launched real-time payments capabilities on the RTP network that gives businesses the ability to send and receive real-time payments, the company said in a press release Monday (Nov. 18), via Business Wire. HSBC is said to be a member of the R3 consortium.

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Cardano (ADA) Incentivized Testnet: How to Participate and Stake Your Crypto

The Cardano Incentivized testnet is the beginning of cryptocurrency’s “Shelley” rollout, which will culminate in the release of what is said to be a secure, decentralized proof-of-stake (PoS) network. Allowing users to “stake” their coins, which allows holders to receive coins passively, simply for holding coins, and stabilizing the network. 

VISA and London Based Crypto App 'Revolut' Coming to the United States22

VISA and London Based Crypto App ‘Revolut’ Coming to the United States

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Finance App “Revolut” says it will use the deal with Visa to expand in United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Russia, and Singapore.