virtual currencies

Japan’s Financial Services Agency Considers Regulating Bitcoin the Same as Real Money
February 24th, 2016

The Financial Services Agency is planning to register all exchanges and companies dealing with virtual currencies for better control.

OCC Encourages Bitcoin and Calls for Its Rational Regulation
August 11th, 2015

The head of the Office of Comptroller of the Currency underlined the importance of virtual currencies development and reasonable approach to their regulation in his recent speech.

FinCEN October Rulings and the Corresponding Perils of Decentralized Autonomous Corporations (DACs)
November 3rd, 2014

On October 27, 2014 FinCEN issued two administrative rulings with respect to the application of its regulations on virtual currencies. These rulings are significant and guest columnist CoinXoXo helps you understand why.

The US CFPB Warns Consumers About Bitcoin Markets Risks
August 11th, 2014

The US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau urged consumers to be more cautious when dealing with digital currency.

SWIFT Institute Offers €15,000 Grant for The Best Bitcoin Research Project
July 28th, 2014

The SWIFT Institute will pay €15,000 for the winner of its new research programme on digital currency.