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    New French law allows crypto investments in major retirement savings plans

    Financial newspaper Les Echos reports French assurance vie accounts, used mainly for long-term savings, will be able to accept digital assets

    The French financial publication Les Echos is reporting that a new law passed on April 11 allows French savers to invest in cryptocurrencies in their “assurance vie” life insurance accounts, which are used mainly as medium- to long-term savings vehicles aimed at retirement.