BaFin Sees Crypto as ‘Financial Instruments’ but Shuts Down Bitcoin ATM

Just 3 days after recognizing crypto-assets as financial instruments, BaFin, Germany’s financial regulatory agency has shut down a Bitcoin ATM operator. Why would German authorities pursue enforcement against a Bitcoin business so soon after such a positive regulatory announcement? Is Germany Trying to Stop People from Using Bitcoin ATMs? German financial authorities have ordered KKT UG, a...

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