Spain Surpasses El Salvador as Third Largest Crypto ATM Hub

Per a CoinATMRadar report, Spain now ranks third globally in terms of crypto ATM installations within its borders. The European nation has pushed past El Salvador to sit behind the USA and Canada. Spain Now 3 ATMs Ahead of El Salvador According to the data, crypto users in Spain now have access to a total of 215 crypto-optimized ATMs. Indeed, Spain is responsible for 0.6% of crypto ATM installations around the world. Notably, El Salvador only falls behind by 0.1%…

Spain To Crack Down On Crypto Influencers

Spain will crackdown on crypto influencers to protect investors and combat crypto scams. New regulations will require big influencers to notify authorities before promoting crypto. They will also have to warn of the risks associated with crypto investing. Moreover, influencers will have to disclose to their fans that they are getting money to promote crypto. Influencers that don't follow these rules will have to pay steep fines. New rules mean that influencers will have to disclose their affiliation with crypto…

Central Bank of Spain Begins Research on CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency)

Spain's apex bank Banco de Espana is set to research the development of a CBDC. Banco de Espana released a strategic plan report where it revealed its priorities from 2020 to 2024. The apex bank plans to analyze policies from the European Central Bank (ECB) and trends within the Spanish economy. The report also looks at the effect of covid on banks, negative interest rates, and policies. Also, it revealed that CBDC research was a priority as part of new financial…