NewsBTC.com recently got an opportunity to speak with the founder of BitCurex, Mr. Filip Godecki. As he spoke enthusiastically about their Bitcoin trading platform, the young entrepreneur also gave insightful information on the regulatory climate in Poland regarding the virtual currency businesses. Here are some excerpts from our conversation:
Q: What is the history of Bitcurex?
We have been interested in business innovations for years. In 2012 it was a problem to trade BTC in Poland, a problem that we wanted to solve – previous services had been shut down because of technical issues or fear of the unregulated law in Poland. We made a decision to gather a team of experts and create the first fully professional BTC exchange service in the country. For the first 9 months our service operated pro bono. Even our users finally suggested introducing fees to make our service really take off (laugh). And then it all started…
How does Polish government view Bitcoin on whole?
I would describe the stance taken by the Polish government as neutral, waiting for the decision made on the level of the European Union is apparent. In this context, we