Posts Tagged ‘France’

French Business School Accepts Bitcoin Payments For Blockchain Courses

Paris-based Financia Business School is now allowing students to pay their tuition fees in bitcoin. In its announcement, the Paris-based college said that accepting tuition fees in cryptocurrency make it easier for foreign students – approximately 25% of its total enrollment – to cut costs and transact with ease. To facilitate bitcoin payments, the school partnered […]

Société Générale Acquires Fintech Startup Treezor

Société Générale, France’s third-largest bank, has acquired French fintech startup, Treezor. Founded in 2015, Treezor is described as one of France’s pioneering Banking-as-a-Service platforms, providing services across the entire payment chain through API to many innovative financial-sector companies. Read more

French Capital will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference France – Large Blockchain event with top experts

On July 18, top crypto experts from huge international corporations will gather in Paris at the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference France – large-scale event dedicated to cryptocurrencies, Blockchain and ICO. The meeting will include conference and demozone. Presentations from leading specialists and expositions of the innovative solutions from blockchain-based startups are waiting for the guests. The […]

ICO by France’s Talao demonstrates opportunity and risks policymakers must address

Talao — a French startup, which offers a blockchain platform for finding talent for a variety of projects, — has started presales of its ICO and will open the process to the public in June. The ICO will serve two purposes: raising money to build a new version of the platform, and distributing the tokens […]

France Wants To Create ICO Framework To Lure Startups Its Way

France is working on a regulatory framework that would enable startups to raise funding via cryptocurrencies. The French government is aiming to introduce legislation that lets companies launch ICOs and get a formal stamp of approval. That is aimed at protecting investors from ICOs that ultimately have no value. The idea is to make France […]

ICO Regulatory Framework To Be Introduced In France

The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), the French financial supervisory authority is reportedly preparing a new regulatory framework with regard to ICO. According to local news outlet Les Echos, the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance confirmed that the regulatory framework proposed by the AMF would recognize ICOs as a legitimate means of investment. The ministry, […]