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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...
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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...

ICO’s can be banned in United States but longer period of...

ICO ban is underway in United States currently. Many of the people think that the initial 12-month ban is just the beginning. It can...

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...
South Africa tasks citizens on Cryptocurrency tax declaration- Cryptocurrency News

South Africa tasks citizens on Cryptocurrency tax declaration- Cryptocurrency News

South Africa is the latest country to weigh in on cryptocurrency tax regulations. As more people look toward bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies as a...
22 European countries sign agreement to promote blockchain Technology – Blockchain News

Disagreement in Blockchain Law Emerges: Wyoming’s Direct Approach Vs The Supplemental...

How should cryptos be treated under United States commercial law? Regarding Blockchain Law, a split has sprouted. The rift has revealed a foundational disagreement....

Philippines’ SEC warn against Cryptocurreny Cloud Mining schemes – Cryptocurrency News

Owning to the high market price of cryptocurrency mining equipment and other costs associated with mining, most prospective miners are increasingly looking at using...

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...

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...
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SEC Makes Major Decision About ICOs: What Does This Mean For...

Last year, following the ICO frenzy after the 2017 Bitcoin bull run, the financial regulators in the United States, the Securities and Exchange Commission...

South Korea May Ease The Ban On ICO

New reports show that South Korea may ease its ban on ICOs soon.   In September, the Financial Services Commission in South Korea, took action to...

Russia’s Blockchain Framework would be ready in few months

In an interesting move, Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich announced that the framework for the use of blockchain technology in Russia would be...

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...

Spain considers tax breaks for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Startups (Spain Cryptocurrency...

Lawmakers in Spain are set to debate on a new legislation that will exempt companies utilizing blockchain and cryptocurrency from paying tax. The bill...
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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...

Legitimate Cryptocurrencies May Be Harmed By Venezuela’s Petro

Venezuela’s Petro may do more harm than good, especially for legitimate cryptocurrencies. Brookings Institute, the old think tank had some interesting remarks to make about...
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Owners of $24 Million Bitcoin Pyramid Scheme have been convicted in...

Two South Korean individuals have been found guilty of creating a fraudulent bitcoin cryptocurrency scheme which they use to defraud investors. They were alleged...
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2:1 Restrictions May Be Placed on Cryptocurrency CFDs Thanks to New...

The European Markets and Securities Authority (ESMA) just announced that it would be imposing restrictions on the leverage provided for contracts-for-difference along with the...
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,...
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...