US Federal Trade Commission to host free Workshop on Crypto Scams

Man Involved In Fraudulent Bitcoin And Litecoin Schemes Gets Fined $1.1...

One of the main reasons why the regulators and governments are skeptical about cryptocurrencies is the fact that there is a high possibility of...

California Pass Bill That Defines Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and DLT Terms

The state of California has just recently amended its legislation to create a legal environment to define blockchain and cryptocurrency terms. The Assembly Bill...
Iranian Central Bank Bans Cryptocurrency Transactions amidst currency crisis

Iran to Review its Blanket Ban on Cryptocurrency Next Month

A senior official at Iran’s Central Bank has given indications that the country may revered its current ban on all cryptocurrency activities. Nasser Hakimi,...

Head of CFTC Says Agency Will Have to Spend More On...

The Head of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Chris Giancarlo said at the House’s Agriculture Committee on Wednesday that the agency Commission will...

UK: City of London Police to Get Cryptocurrency Training

Officers from the City of London will participate in a new training regime to boost its readiness against financial crimes involving cryptocurrencies. The new...

South Korea To Formally Recognize Cryptocurrency Exchanges as Financial Institutions –...

The government of South Korea is taking steps to formalize the position of cryptocurrency exchanges as legitimate financial institutions in the country. Local news...
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Malta Passes Three New Bills To Establish ‘Regulatory Framework’ for Cryptocurrency

Malta, which has earned the reputation for being known as “the world’s first blockchain island” has once again set another milestone achievement. On July...

India’s Supreme Court Refuses to Suspend Cryptocurrency Banking Ban As Cryptocurrency...

India’s apex court has rejected an appeal to temporarily halt the ban on providing banking services to cryptocurrency exchanges. This comes two days before...

US Secret Service Tells Govt. To Regulate Privacy Coins like Monero...

An official of the US Security Service has recommended the regulation of cryptocurrencies with strong privacy features like Monero and ZCash in...

Cryptocurrency News Today: Members Of United States Congress To Disclose Cryptocurrency...

Congressmen and congresswomen in the United States will now have to officially declare their cryptocurrency investments. In a memo released on Monday, the House...

Bank of England Issues Working Paper on Digital Currencies

The Bank of England has published a working paper guiding the activities of bank staff. The staff working paper outlines the various possible risks...

CFTC release Guidance for Firms Issuing Cryptocurrency Derivatives

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Monday released an advisory to clearinghouses and exchanges for listing virtual currency derivative products. The guidance...

Regulators in Thailand organize Focus Group on New Cryptocurrency and ICO...

On Monday, May 21, Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) held a public hearing on the recently passed cryptocurrency regulations. The focus group which...
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Operation Crypto-Sweep: Regulators in US and Canada investigate several Cryptocurrency Investment...

Financial Watchdogs in the United States and Canada are reportedly tracking down on several cryptocurrency-related scams. Reuters reports that the North American Securities Administrators...
Coinbase Cryptocurrency Exchange to get a Banking License

Coinbase Cryptocurrency Exchange to get a Banking License?

Coinbase cryptocurrency exchange is may be planning to further expand its cryptocurrency empire to include a conventional bank. Reports from Wall Street Journal reveal...
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Switzerland proposes study into a state-owned ‘e-franc’ cryptocurrency

The Swiss government will consider it's options for creating a state-backed cryptocurrency. According to a Reuters report, the Federal Council of the Government of...
Italian Cryptocurrency Exchange, BitGrail shuts down almost immediately after it re-opened

Italian Cryptocurrency Exchange, BitGrail shuts down almost immediately after it re-opened

Bitgrail cryptocurrency exchange which was reportedly hacked in February resumed services last week Wednesday only to shut down three hours later. Through a Twitter post...
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SEC Inquiry: Should regulators treat Ethereum as Security or NOT?

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will soon conduct a probe into the Ethereum cryptocurrency, particularly its...
Alibaba vs Alibabacoin Foundation: US Court Rejects Alibaba Motion to Block ‘Alibabacoin’ Cryptocurrency

Alibaba vs Alibabacoin Foundation: US Court Rejects Alibaba Motion to Block...

A US district court has rejected a petition from e-commerce giants Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd against to stop cryptocurrency company, Alibabacoin Foundation from using...
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Iranian minister says ban does not affect its local cryptocurrency project

The Islamic Republic of Iran has unveiled an “experimental” digital coin weeks after the country’s apex bank barred individuals from transacting cryptocurrency. On April...

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