Veronika Rinecker is Chief Editor of Cointelegraph auf Deutsch. She used to work as a freelance journalist in different countries for four years. She studied international journalism and media management as well as terrorism research. What fascinates her most about Bitcoin & Co. is that you do not need anyone's permission and that you have only recently got an opportunity to use money without arbitrary restrictions.
New Year Special
2021 was an eventful year for the German crypto industry. Cointelegraph takes a look at the most important developments of the past year in a review.
Germany's 2021: New regulations, the digital euro and NFTs on the rise
Cointelegraph looked into the six major German political parties and found out what to expect from the new government in terms of its crypto regulation.
Germany’s 2021 election: What do parties think of crypto and blockchain?
New Year Special
Germany recognizes the importance of blockchain, but how did it act in 2020, and what effect will this have on its blockchain ecosystem?
Germany’s blockchain initiative: How adoption became a reality in 2020
The German Financial Market Authority BaFin has ordered the crypto service provider and operator of bitcoin ATMs KKT UG to stop its business.
German Financial Regulator Takes Action Against First Bitcoin ATMs
Waves established a non-profit association to stimulate global adoption of the DLTs and support the growth of the Waves ecosystem.
Waves Launched a Non-Profit Association Under German Law
Russian blockchain platform Waves is launching Gravity Hub, a blockchain-agnostic protocol resolving the interoperability issue.
Waves To Launch Blockchain-Agnostic Interoperability Protocol
The Digital Exchange of the Börse Stuttgart (BSDEX) Germany’s second-largest stock exchange is now open to all users with German residency.
Börse Stuttgart Digital Exchange Opens to All Users Based in Germany
We sat down with Ulrike Huemer, the CIO of Austria’s capital city Vienna, to talk blockchain and to elaborate on its role as part of the Smart City initiative.
Blockchain as Key to Vienna’s Digital Future — Interview with Ulrike Huemer, CIO of Vienna, Austria