JUN 30 DIGEST: Coinbase Waves Fees for Europeans; BnkToTheFuture Passes $10 million Investment Mark

Coinbase has waived fees for buying Bitcoin with Euros; Bitcoin exchanges are reporting a surge of transactions from Greece; BnkToTheFuture has passed the $10 million investment mark and more top stories for June 30.

Coinbase waives fees when buying Bitcoin with Euros

Coinbase has waived fees for buying bitcoins with Euros. The company said in a tweet that this is in honor of banks closing as a result of the Greece debt crises.

The Bitcoin wallet and exchange service company has also revealed in a blog post that Reinventure Group, an Australian-based fintech VC firm, has become one of its strategic investors.

Coinbase blog:

“One of Reinventure’s primary objectives is to create opportunities between its portfolio companies and Westpac, Reinventure’s largest investor and one of the top 15 largest banks in the world. We plan to work closely with Reinventure and share insights into the use of digital currencies globally.”

BnkToTheFuture exceeds $10 million raised for Bitcoin and financial innovation

BnkToTheFuture.com, the online investment platform that allows investors to invest in financial innovation and

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