Биткойн новини от света в Биткойн Дискусии Отговорено преди 4 часа · Report reply The Turkish Central Bank banned the use of cryptocurrency as a payment method from April 30. A lack of regulation, supervision mechanisms or central regulatory authority, combined with the potential for criminal activity and the high volatility of their market value, mean digital tokens entail ''significant risks,'' said a statement on the central bank's website. The ban also prohibits companies that handle fund transfers from facilitating transactions involving crypto platforms. Societe Generale, one of Europe's largest investment banks, issued a security token on the Tezos blockchain. This is the first tokenized asset offered by the institution. According to the bank, the security token offering is significant milestone in its efforts to begin full-spectrum cryptocurrency market operations by 2022.