08 Dec '12, 12pm

Bitcoin-exchange krijgt status van bank

Bitcoin-Central heeft in Europa de status van bank gekregen. Het is voor het eerst dat een bitcoin-exchange zich een bank mag noemen. De stap maakt transacties met banken makkelijker en zorgt dat gebruikers beter beschermd worden en in aanmerking komen voor compensatie. Bitcoin-Central heeft de bank-status te danken aan een overeenkomst met de Franse financiƫle dienstverleners Aqoba en Credit Mutuel. Het 'wisselkantoor' is hiermee volgens de Europese wet een Payment Services Provider die over een internationaal bank-identificatienummer beschikt. Dit maakt het mogelijk om betaalkaarten uit te geven en realtime geldtransacties met accounts van andere banken uit te voeren. Ook zijn bepaalde beschermingsregels nu van toepassing, die gebruikers bijvoorbeeld onder bepaalde omstandigheden recht geven op compensatie als de liquiditeit van de betaaldienst in gevaar komt. Dit zou ec...

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Bitcoin-Central Gets Bank Status

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