• Investing in blockchain
    In recent years, the European Commission has been active in setting up Proof of Concepts, Pilot Projects and EU initiatives to explore, test and understand legal, regulatory, policy, research and funding needs related to blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT).
  • EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum
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    The European Commission has launched the EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum, with the purpose of mapping key initiatives, monitoring developments and inspiring common actions.
  • Blockchain Technologies
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    Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) have the potential to bring great improvements to the European industry and citizens. They enable companies, from start-ups to large corporates, and administrations to provide decentralised, trusted, transparent and user-centric digital services. This can lead to new and improved business models, benefiting society and stimulating sustainable economic growth. These technologies are transforming the way we use the internet and digital services globally.