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Société générale blockchain

Société Générale, deep in the blockchain and securities

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Société Générale was the first bank to participate in the Banque de France‘s experiment on CDBC which internal startup Forge had previously issued security tokens registered on the Ethereum blockchain…

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France successfully Tested Digital Euros for the 1st Time

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Digital euros has been successfully tested for the first time by France ’s central bank. In Banque de France’s experiment on May 14, a blockchain developed by its team was…

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Banque numérique

France Central Bank About to Experiment With Digital Currencies

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On March 27, the Banque de France published a request for proposals for central bank digital currency “experiment” applications. These projects will help France’s central bank understand the risks and…

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Europe security Tokens

A New European Jurisdiction to Experiment on Security Tokens

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France’s markets regulator, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers — or AMF — is considering a regulatory sandbox meant to study the impact of security tokens in the European Union. The…

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French “Visa”

First ICO to be Approved Under French “Visa”

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French Financial Markets Authority (AMF) announced Thursday it had approved an initial coin offering (ICO) for the first time under “Visa”. The successful recipient of the AMF “ICO visa” –…

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Napoleon Bitcoin Fund

New French Regulated Napoleon Bitcoin Fund

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Paris-based asset management firm Napoleon AM announced the launch of a regulated Bitcoin fund, the Napoleon Bitcoin Fund. The company announced in a press release that the fund was created…

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France Cryptocurrency

France To Launch Their Own Cryptocurrency

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The central bank of France plans to pilot a central bank digital currency (CBDC) for financial institutions in 2020. François Villeroy de Galhau, the governor of the Bank of France,…

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baby milk formula on the Blockchain

Nestlé to put baby milk formula on the Blockchain

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Global food giant Nestlé has teamed up with French supermarket chain Carrefour to put baby milk formula on the blockchain. Using IBM‘s food-tracking blockchain software IBM Food Trust, the two…

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French Central Bank

French Central Bank reveals its Blockchain plans

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French central bank, Banque de France, is seeking a blockchain analyst who will help the bank define a program for implementing digital currency. In a job opening posted on October…

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French high schoolers

French high schoolers to learn about Bitcoin

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French high schoolers will soon learn about Bitcoin, after the cryptocurrency was added to the syllabus for Economics and Social Sciences. Le Ministère de l’Éducation Nationale, the French education ministry,…

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