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...
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...
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,...
South Korean Customs embargoes Importation of Cryptocurrency Mining Equipment Amidst High Interest

South Korean Customs tightens process for Importing Cryptocurrency Mining Equipment

South Koreans are leading in cryptocurrency mining services and sophisticated mining rigs like the Nvidia GTX 1080 have gained a lot of popularity in...

Can cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin, Ethereum turnaround soon?

Most of the cryptocurrencies are currently falling. Whether you take into account Bitcoin or Ethereum ripple or Litecoin, they have slumped in the recent...

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

Iranian Central Bank Bans Cryptocurrency Transactions amidst currency crisis

The Iranian Central Bank has directed banks in the country to stop conducting cryptocurrency transactions. In a report by state-owned media outlet IRNA on...

Ukraine’s Parliament Proposes a Cryptocurrency Bill

Lawmakers in Ukraine are set to decide on a bill proposed to regulate cryptocurrency in the country. Ukraine’s parliament, Verkhovna Rada received a first...

Cryptocurrency Regulations To Be Strengthened By PBOC This 2018

The Institute of Finance in the People’s Bank Of China has released a report that places cryptocurrency regulations in the 2018 priority list. A report...
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Coinbase To Send Details Of 13,000 Customers To IRS

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has sent out emails notifying customers affected by the IRS summons that details specific to their accounts would be sent to...
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...
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...
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Gibraltar To Regulate Blockchain Technology

On September 22, 2017, the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC) released a statement regarding blockchain technology, token sales under various epithets, and an upcoming regulatory...

Warning Message From The FBI About Scammers Posing As Support Staff...

The Federal Bureau of Investigation sends a stern warning to the public about scammers who pose as support staff for cryptocurrency exchanges. The FBI just...
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Malaysia Finalizes Cryptocurrency Policy – Customer ID Now Compulsory

The central bank of Malaysia, Bank Negara, announced on Tuesday, Feb. 27 that its policies on Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter Financing of Terrorism (CFT)...

Rapid Sell-off In The Market May Be Caused By SEC’s Attack...

Within a 24 hour period, the price of the largest cryptocurrency per market capitalization, Bitcoin, has fallen by 10%. While this is discouraging, it's...

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