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Bitcoin exchange expert Coinbase today made two announcement concerning the European market.
First off, the company announced that it now supports Bitcoin buy/sell functionality in Liechtenstein and Slovenia. Users in these countries are now able to sign up for an account and link their bank account via SEPA, so that they can easily buy/sell bitcoin with euros.
The company notes that this functionality is available in 30 countries across the globe.
In a second announcement, Coinbase said it has expanded the scope of the service that enables purchases of Bitcoin via 3D Secure Cards. The company said it now offers support for buying bitcoin with 3D Secure-enabled credit and debit cards to users located in 26 countries in Europe.
The expansion comes about a month after Coinbase launched this feature for users located in the UK and Spain.
The company notes that 3D Secure, which is offered by most banks in Europe and the UK, enables two-factor authentication for making purchases with a credit or debit card.
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