australia bitcoin regulation

Australia’s Competition Watchdog to Investigate Bitcoin Ban by Major Banks
September 23rd, 2015

ACCC is going to investigate the case of Australian banks shutting down the accounts of local bitcoin operators without any formal explanation.

Central Bank of Australia Decided Not to Regulate Bitcoin
April 9th, 2015

The Reserve Bank of Australia is convinced that the development of such digital currency as bitcoin won’t endanger the financial system.

Bitcoin Startup ‘Living Room of Satoshi’ Reopens After Australia’s Bitcoin Sales Tax
December 15th, 2014

Living Room of Satoshi has recently reopened for business after closing for two months due to introduced unfavourable tax laws.

MasterCard Filed Submission to Senate Inquiry Calling for Lawmakers to Enhance Bitcoin Regulation
December 2nd, 2014

MasterCard filed a submission to a Senate inquiry into digital currencies, arguing that Australian regulators should strengthen control over the cryptocurrency.