Softbank-backed Brazilian crypto firm acquires Portuguese exchange

Softbank-backed Brazilian crypto firm acquires Portuguese exchange

A representation of the virtual cryptocurrency Bitcoin is seen in this picture illustration taken June 14, 2021. REUTERS/Edgar Su/Illustration/File PhotoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterNEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) – Softbank-backed Brazilian company 2TM, which runs Latin America’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Mercado Bitcoin, said on Wednesday it will acquire a controlling stake in … Read more

Portuguese PM warns restrictions may return as COVID cases rise

Portuguese PM warns restrictions may return as COVID cases rise

General view inside a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination centre in Seixal, Portugal, September 11, 2021. REUTERS/Pedro NunesLISBON, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Tuesday that authorities in one of the world’s most vaccinated nations may bring back some measures to stop the spread of COVID-19 in the run-up to the … Read more