Estonia is withdrawing permits from hundreds of crypto companies following Europe’s biggest money laundering scandal.
Estonia, one of the European Union’s most crypto-friendly countries, is cracking down on hundreds of licensed crypto companies in response to a $220 billion money laundering scandal, according to Bloomberg.
Estonia was among the first EU countries to license crypto companies but has been forced to clamp down after hundreds of billions of dollars of dirty money was detected in the Estonian unit of Denmark’s largest lender Danske Bank A/S. It’s put the country at the center of Europe’s biggest money laundering scandal.
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Original Article: 500 Estonian Crypto Companies Lose Permits - Coin Telegraph