09 Dec '12, 3pm

Bitcoin-Central Attains Bank Status: Thanks to two French financial firms, Bitcoin has now reached bank status,

Bitcoin-Central Attains Bank Status Thanks to two French financial firms, Bitcoin has now reached bank status, putting the company under protection of International banking laws , allowing interaction with other payment networks. Under European laws, the deal means Bitcoin-Central becomes a Payment Services Provider (PSP) that has an International Bank ID number. This puts it on an equal footing with other payment networks such as PayPal and WorldPay.

Full article: http://www.hardocp.com/news/2012/12/09/bitcoincentral_att...

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Bitcoin-Central Gets Bank Status

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