08 Dec '12, 1am

Bitcoin-Central Gets Bank Status

Bitcoin-Central Gets Bank Status

A Bitcoin exchange has become a Payment Service Provider in Europe after partnering with French banks Aqoba and Credit Mutuel. This means that owners could bank their Bitcoins, pay with Bitcoins using a debit card, and be protected by schemes that apply to regular money and regular bank accounts. The BBC explains that this setup gives Bitcoin Central network a position equivalent to PayPal and WorldPay.

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