End of Bitcoin? EU plans identity CRACKDOWN which will store the identities of ALL users
The move would see a central database holding key data on everyone who bought or sold Bitcoin on digital exchanges.
A new amendment to the anti-money laundering directive outlined the plan proposing a “central database registering users' identities and wallet addresses”.
When the crackdown was first announced Europe’s Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova said: “Today’s agreement will bring more transparency to improve the prevention of money laundering and to cut off terrorist financing.”
A key factor of Bitcoin's popularity is said to be its anonymity which allows people to buy and sell... read more
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