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Swiss Regulator FINMA Licenses Two New Blockchain Companies, Reaffirming Strict Approach...

FNMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, bolsters its fight against money laundering by employing two new blockchain companies on their side. Here are...
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German Police Busts Crypto-Fueled “Cyberbunker 2.0” Which Hosts Dark Web Servers

Another huge blow to the criminal underworld was inflicted after a raid in a bunker allegedly hosting servers for dark web sites and markets,...
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Finally! U.S SEC Releases Cryptocurrency Token Guidance: What’s Next For XRP...

For a long time, there has been a call for a clear regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has been...
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Crypto Firms Serving Netherlands To Be Regulated By Dutch Central Bank

Netherlands now impose strict laws regarding businesses that utilizes cryptocurrency as their primary product. This will make crypto firms to follow the rules provided...
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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...

New Laws in US state of Tennessee to legalize blockchain but...

The Legislature in US state of Tennessee is reviewing two blockchain bills to and two other cryptocurrency bills. The blockchain bills (HB1507 and SB1662)...

How to move Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without paying tax? (Crypto...

How to move Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without paying tax? With the authorities becoming more and more strict when it comes to booking profits...
Russia to ban instant messaging app, Telegram after highly successful ICO

Russia to ban instant messaging app, Telegram after highly successful ICO

One of the leading instant messaging service companies, Telegram, has been blocked from carrying out its operations in Russia weeks after a highly successful...

Cryptocurrency News today-Spanish Authorities demand cryptocurrency data from banks

It seems like most of the countries have decided to crack down on cryptocurrencies. In latest developments, Spanish Treasury has ordered the banks to...
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...

Spanish Tax Authority requests details of Cryptocurrency Users from 60 Companies...

It appears that Spain’s tax authorities have taken more interest in the cryptocurrency industry. The Spanish tax authority, Agencia Estatal de Administración Tributaria (AEAT)...
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...

China leads in Blockchain Patents filed in 2017

A new report shows that Chinese companies filled the most blockchain patents last year. According to a report by the Financial Times on March...
Japan reviews Rules for registering Cryptocurrency Exchanges - Cryptocurrency News

Japan strengthens Rules for registering Cryptocurrency Exchanges – Cryptocurrency News

Japan’s Financial Service Agency (FSA) has reviewed the law guiding registration of new cryptocurrency exchanges in the light of recent security challenges in the...
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Japanese Internal Affairs Ministers Stated That Crypto Donations Will Be Legal...

Japan now have enabled the acceptance of cryptocurrencies as donations to political parties and politicians. This move will even widen the scope of cryptucurrency's...
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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...
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Russian Court Reverses Judgment To Ban 40 Bitcoin Sites

A municipal court in Saint Petersburg has reversed the ban on 40 bitcoin-related websites which were censored in May last year. The websites were...
Government of Latvia to recognize taxable Cryptocurrencies - Cryptocurrency Regulation News

Government of Latvia to recognize “taxable” Cryptocurrencies – Cryptocurrency Regulation News

The Latvian Government plans to legalize cryptocurrencies in the country with the hope of benefiting from the booming industry through certain cryptocurrency tax policies. The...
Australian Authorities nab woman who bought drugs using bitcoin on the dark web

Australian Authorities nab woman who bought drugs using bitcoin on the...

A 32-year-old woman has been arrested and charged after being accused of buying drugs from the “dark web” using Bitcoin. The Australian federal authorities...
Authorities in Taiwan to Launch Legal Framework on Cryptocurrency Regulation by November

Authorities in Taiwan to Launch Legal Framework on Cryptocurrency Regulation by...

At an Anti-money Laundering (AML) Conference organized by the Taiwan Financial Services Coalition, held on Friday the 20th, the Taiwanese Minister of Justice Chiu...