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Track Cryptocurrency Using Blockchain Technology: Use Fire to Fight Fire

Christine Lagarde, the head of IMF has suggested that regulators should use blockchain to curb fraudulent activities related to cryptocurrencies. “The power that drives cryptocurrency...
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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Choosing the Best Country for an ICO

Today, with the advent of token sales or new cryptocurrency ICOs, there’s been an apparent interest in enterprises from different sectors who want to...

Official Blockchain Standards To Be Created By China’s IT Ministry

A governmental body in China is developing standards for distributed ledger technology and blockchain in the country. Yesterday, an announcement was released by the Chinese...
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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...
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...

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...
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Legal Industry Now Looking At Ethereum Smart Contracts

Blockchain technology has the potential to disrupt each and every industry. Specifically, the Ethereum blockchain is making unique and versatile applications possible. Ethereum has...
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India Bans All Cryptocurrency Services

Do not expect the good people of India to invest in bitcoin or other digital currency soon. The Economic Times reports that the Asian country...
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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...
Kenya’s Central Bank Warns Against Cryptocurrency, Supports Blockchain

Kenya’s Central Bank Warns Against Cryptocurrency, Supports Blockchain

Following what the institution called massive price volatility in the sector, the Kenyan National Bank has issued a circular to warn financial institutions in...

Thailand To Enact Two New Laws For The Cryptocurrency Industry

The regulators in Thai make plans to enact two new laws for the cryptocurrency industry. Thai regulators are making plans to announce the drafting of...
Reserve Bank of India dragged to court over cryptocurrency ban

Reserve Bank of India dragged to court over cryptocurrency ban

The Reserve bank of India has been petitioned over its recent ban on cryptocurrency transaction in Financial institutions in India. A Delhi High Court has notified 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...
Chilean Court Orders Banks to Re-Open Cryptocurrency Exchange Accounts

Chilean Court Orders Banks to Re-Open Crypto Exchange Accounts

Buda, a cryptocurrency trading platform has convinced a court in Chile to order two major banks to re-open its accounts. The two banks, Banco...

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)...
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission To Focus On Cryptocurrencies As Stated...

The Commodities Futures Trading Commission has released its first examination priorities report for the year 2019. In the report, the CFTC stated that the...

Promoters Of Three alleged deceptive Cryptocurrency Schemes Face The Law In...

A United States Court Shuts Down Three Cryptocurrency Schemes. A federal court in the United States just placed a restraining order on the assets of...
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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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EU FinTech Action Plan prioritizes Blockchain Technology

The European Union has agreed to form a new fintech Lab that will improve its capacity in blockchain technology. The executive arm of the body...

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