European Banking Authority, Warning to Consumers on Virtual Currencies (EBA/WRG/2013/01) (Dec. 12, 2013) (full-text).
The European Banking Authority (EBA) issued a warning to highlight the possible risks consumers may face when buying, holding or trading virtual currencies such as Bitcoin. No specific regulatory protections exist that would cover consumers for losses if a platform that exchanges or holds virtual currencies fails or goes out of business.
Ad blocker interference detected!
Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers
Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.