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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 | 5 months ago
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Hong Kong Crypto Exchanges Coming Under Increased Regulatory Scrutiny

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong appears set to adopt a new approach to regulating the local cryptocurrency trading market. This announcement comes after the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 9 months ago
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Japan Could Pressure Exchanges to Drop Monero & Dash: Reports

A Japanese regulatory working group focussing on cryptocurrencies has suggested exchanges should not be “allowed” to trade certain altcoins including Dash and Monero. FSA Suggests...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
Japan Needs to Have Stricter Exchange Regulations According to Monex
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Japan Needs to Have Stricter Exchange Regulations According to Monex

Hot on the heels of their Coincheck acquisition, Monex has stated that Japanese exchanges need to have tougher regulations in place. Japan has long been known for being a...

Nikita Blows | 1 year ago
Canada Keeping Their Eye on Unauthorized Exchanges
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Canada Keeping Their Eye on Unauthorized Exchanges

Due to complaints received, the Ontario Securities Commission in Canada is in the process of investigating crypto exchanges in a bid to ensure that they are adhering to the country’s...

Nikita Blows | 1 year ago
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South Korea ‘Positively Considering’ Cryptocurrency...

South Korea is now considering a licensing scheme for cryptocurrency exchanges in a major U-turn on its previous suggestion to ban them. Govt. To Debate ‘Exchange Approval...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
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Why Crypto Regulation Should Not Mean Prohibition

Blockchains and cryptocurrencies are here to stay, and banks and governments are concerned. With the momentum that the budding markets have built in recent months, digital assets like...

Martin Young | 2 years ago

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