Legislation

Malaysia Bans ICOs, Issues Regulations For IEOs Instead
News

Malaysia Bans ICOs, Issues Regulations For IEOs Instead

Financial regulators in Malaysia have published guidelines for crypto initial exchange offerings (IEOs). As part of the move, initial coin offerings (ICOs) by individual token issuers...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 7 days ago
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Legislation

US Congress to Consider Cryptocurrency Act in 2020

The U.S. cryptocurrency scene might be on the way to seeing clear cut crypto regulations as Congress prepares to consider a new bill detailing modalities for digital asset oversight...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 month ago
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News

Thai SEC Mulls Tweaking Existing Crypto Regulations to Boost Growth

Asian nations such as Thailand are wasting no time in preparing their economies for a future that involves crypto assets. China is full steam ahead on blockchain technology, and...

Martin Young | 2 months ago
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News

UK Crypto Gets Green Light as Lawmakers Classify Them as Property

Britain’s crypto industry was given a boost yesterday when a panel of lawmakers finally classified digital assets as property. The move clears a path for businesses to start...

Martin Young | 2 months ago
Former Locke Lord Attorney Faces OneCoin Laundering Charges
Legislation

OneCoin Update: Former Locke Lord Attorney Faces Laundering Charges

A former attorney from Locke Lord LLP pled not guilty on a new indictment that further charged him with bank fraud and laundering $400 million related to a widely known cryptocurrency...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
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Altcoin News

Tether Keeps On Printing, Unfazed by $1.4 Trillion Lawsuit

Tether keeps printing new USDT coins, despite facing a recent lawsuit with claims for $1.4 trillion. The stablecoin producer revealed several transactions that expanded the USDT...

Christine Vasileva | 4 months ago
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Bitcoin

Weekly Digest: Bitcoin Posts Gains, Becomes Valentine’s Gift

This week saw the 500th anniversary of Magellan setting sail to circumnavigate the globe. So how is Bitcoin doing on its path to global domination? Bitcoin Price: Another Net Positive...

Emilio Janus | 5 months ago
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Altcoins

How Might SEC vs. Kik Play Out In Court? – A Lawyer’s...

Crypto-lawyer, Jake Chervinsky has created a Twitter AMA, giving his opinions on the latest in the ongoing Kik/SEC saga. Kik’ed By the SEC Yesterday came news that the Securities...

Emilio Janus | 8 months ago
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Bitcoin Regulation

Circle Warns US Cryptocurrency Laws are ‘Chilling...

Goldman Sachs-backed cryptocurrency startup Circle says lack of clarity from U.S. regulators about digital assets is hurting the country’s crypto market. Regulatory Ambiguity Hurting...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 8 months ago
IRS to Limit Probe into Coinbase User, US Court Advises
Bitcoin Taxes

Of Course, The IRS is Updating Its Bitcoin Tax Guidelines as Price is...

With Bitcoin spiking more than 120 percent since the start of 2019, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) says it is readying an updated set of guidelines to cover cryptocurrency...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 8 months ago
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Legislation

India Cryptocurrency Ban Unlikely, Says CEO Of Exiled Zebpay

The CEO of Zebpay, which left India due to banking restrictions, says the rumored cryptocurrency blanket-ban is unlikely to happen. Ajeet Khurana was talking as the company announced...

Emilio Janus | 9 months ago
Breaking News

Indian Crypto Companies Are Now Helping Thailand’s Banks...

Indian tech multinational, Wipro, has developed a blockchain-based solution for banks in Thailand to settle dues. This comes as Indian government and banking authorities look to...

Emilio Janus | 9 months ago