Bitcoin is a digital asset and a payment system invented by Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin is decentralized and operates on a peer-to-peer network, allowing anyone to send and receive payments without the need for a central authority.
Bitcoin is often referred to as a “cryptocurrency,” as it uses cryptography to secure its transactions. Bitcoin is the first and most well-known cryptocurrency, but there are many others, such as Ethereum, Litecoin, and Monero.
Bitcoin is legal in Romania. The Romanian National Bank has issued a statement saying that “Bitcoin is not regulated in Romania” and that “there are no specific regulations governing the use of virtual currencies.
” However, the bank also cautioned that Bitcoin is not legal tender in Romania and that its use comes with risks, such as volatile prices, fraud, and theft.