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Bitcoin Regulation

Texas’ ‘Worst Than BitLicense’ Crypto-Bill is Dead...

Earlier this week, the cryptocurrency community reacted with abject horror towards Texas’ proposed ‘Verified Identity Digital Currency’ bill. Well, apparently it...

Emilio Janus | Mar 16, 2019 | 13:00
Texas State Securities Board Investigates Crypto Investment Fraud
Bitcoin Regulation

Texas Law Threatens Cryptocurrency Users With...

Cryptocurrency lawyer and Coin Center head of research Peter van Valkenburgh has led criticism of a controversial new US law currently before lawmakers in Texas. ‘Not How Digital...

Esther Kim | Mar 11, 2019 | 10:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

US Regulators Should Give Bitcoin Some Breathing Space

The voices of a growing number of influential politicians and innovators are more loudly proclaiming the importance of preserving the United States’ supposed lead in the...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Mar 09, 2019 | 15:00
Bitcoin Regulation

Thailand Bans ICOs From Using Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ethereum...

Thailand’s Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) has banned Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), and Ethereum Classic (ETC) for use by Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) in...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Mar 01, 2019 | 08:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

Japan Police: 98.3% of Money Laundering Cases Don’t Involve...

Japan’s National Police Agency (NPA) say cases of suspected money laundering reportedly linked to cryptocurrency increased by 900 percent in 2018 when compared to the previous...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Feb 28, 2019 | 14:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

Putin Sets July Deadline For Cryptocurrency Law in Russia

Russia’s long-running cryptocurrency regulation saga may soon be at an end as Vladimir Putin has ordered a deadline of 1st July 2019 for the approval of the...

Emilio Janus | Feb 28, 2019 | 12:00
Bitcoin Regulation

Wyoming Signs 4 New Blockchain-Friendly Bills

Lawmakers just signed four new blockchain bills in Wyoming, steaming ahead as the most blockchain-friendly state in the U.S. Let’s be honest. Most people outside of the U.S. have...

Christina Comben | Feb 27, 2019 | 07:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

Bahrain Central Bank Unveils Bitcoin Regulations

The central bank of Bahrain (CBB) has issued regulations for businesses engaging in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency-related activities. The Middle East’s tiniest nation becomes the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Feb 25, 2019 | 17:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

Thailand Greenlights Security Token Offerings (STOs)

Thailand is set to legalize the issuance of tokenized securities using blockchain technology with a recent amendment to the Securities and Exchange Act. Thailand to Greenlight STOs...

Georgi Georgiev | Feb 22, 2019 | 20:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

Indonesia Follows Venezuela With Giant Localbitcoins Bitcoin Trading...

Indonesia Bitcoin traders have fled cryptocurrency exchanges to Localbitcoins in the week the government enacted anti-money laundering regulations for the industry. Volume Up 300...

Esther Kim | Feb 18, 2019 | 05:00
Bitcoin Regulation

SEC Obtains Preliminary Injunction Against Blockvest For Fraudulent...

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced a preliminary injunction granted against Blockvest LLC for unlicensed security offer. This overturns a previous court order...

Emilio Janus | Feb 15, 2019 | 21:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

Indonesia Officially Recognizes Bitcoin as a Commodity

Regulators in Indonesia have finally recognized Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as commodities, thus providing legal backing for trading virtual currencies. Consequently...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Feb 15, 2019 | 07:00

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