It is understood that the Nordic bank Nordea will prohibit employees hold bitcoin!

It is understood that the Nordic bank Nordea will prohibit employees hold bitcoin!

This week the website came heavy news, the Nordic bank Nordea will establish a new company policy, employees holding or trading cryptocurrencies will prohibit. This news release, a bank clerk said the bank is anonymous, carry out such a plan.

There are rumors that Twitter on December 12, 2018:

Nordea bank “banned all of its employees (at least in Sweden) to hold and trade bitcoin and other encryption currency. Including Peru, IT staff, cleaners and any bank employees hired by the company. This is legitimate?”

Twitter @samisin asks the user.

Nordea bank NordeaBankAB has more than $five hundred billion in assets, is one of the largest banks in europe. Allegedly, the bank executives have been on the lack of supervision of the bitcoin is very worried. Recently complained that actually skip the traditional banking system allows bitcoin, this is really a joke. “”.

However, if you want to pass such as a Nordea to support the National Bank of the regular channels, bitcoin could not exist. Is the ordinary people’s support, it was able to survive and thrive.

This news release, a bank clerk anonymous provides relevant documents.

According to the memo: Nordea to the decision of the board on December 13, 2017, the bank’s employees are not allowed to hold and trade bitcoin or other encryption currency. When asked how to deal with employees already have encryption currency, the bank did not reply immediately.


The memo from Yammer, some enterprises for private communications and social networking sites, the site can be viewed only by invitation only.

Another message from the bank further elaborated the new regulations:

“The ban will take effect in late February, because the encryption currency is highly speculative, high investment, high risk of fluctuations, also involved in money laundering and tax evasion. Unless special circumstances, including the prohibition of all transactions. If the financial instrument and encryption currency Nordea own, or R & D personnel of the bank products due to work on encrypted currency is small investment, or BA/GF were responsible for the investment in the group permission is exempt.”

Because the agency employees, with 33000 members of the Swedish financial industry alliance Financialf? Rbundet bank representative, reportedly ready on Tuesday January 16, 2018 at an internal meeting to discuss how to make a formal response to the ban.

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