Governor György Matolcsy concurs there is a need for the crypto ban currently imposed by China and proposed by Russia's central bank.
Hungary's central bank chief wants EU-wide crypto trading and mining ban
“Whoever he or she was, Bitcoin creates value, and especially the technology behind Bitcoin, blockchain, creates value,” said András Győrfi.
Satoshi Nakamoto statue goes up in Budapest
Budapest is set to erect a life-size bronze statue depicting Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. The face features a reflective surface that symbolizes the unknow...
Satoshi Nakamoto to be immortalized in bronze near the Steve Jobs statue in Budapest
Lawmakers are reportedly planning to cut taxes on Bitcoin gains in half, possibly as early as 2022.
Hungary plans Bitcoin tax cut as part of economic recovery program
The pandemic-induced crisis is galvanizing new trends across all aspects of the global economy, including digital currencies.
Russia's central bank says the pandemic has accelerated regulators' interest in CBDCs
The Bank of England is keeping central bank digital currency research high on its 2020 agenda.
Bank of England Joins Key Roundtable on Central Bank Digital Currency Design
Publicly-backed VC firms are stepping in where private investors retreat, according to a new report on Central and Eastern European tech investments.
As Private Seed Funds Dry Up, European Blockchain Firms Seek Public Backing