bitcoin regulation

Edmund Moy, former US Mint director, speaks on the problems of bitcoin regulation.

South Korea’s FSS is Investigating Insider Trading of Cryptocurrencies
January 18th, 2018

While investors are doing their best to keep pace with the rapid changes in the crypto market, indecent officials in South Korea are trying to profit from insider information.

China Plans to Block Access to Domestic and Offshore Cryptocurrency Platforms
January 16th, 2018

China is planning to completely ban activity of centralized cryptocurrency exchanges, targeting websites, mobile apps, people and businesses that provide exchange-like services.

South Korea to Cooperate with China and Japan in Regulating Cryptocurrencies
January 10th, 2018

South Korean authorities are taking help from their Japanese and Chinese counterparts to establish new rules for cryptocurrency trading.

Cryptocurrency Prices Down Given China’s Rumoured Intention to Push Out Bitcoin Miners
January 10th, 2018

Local miners from China are facing tough times as the government pushes ones, who are using cheap electricity, out of business.

NYSE Arсa Seeks Regulatory Approval for 5 Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)
January 8th, 2018

The New York Stock Exchange wants to launch new Bitcoin-related exchange-traded funds (ETF) on Arca. If the SEC approves it, NYSE will become the third American exchange to offer Bitcoin futures contracts.

Chinese Central Bank Wants to Regulate the Power Usage of Bitcoin Miners
January 4th, 2018

The Chinese central bank is planning to limit the mining business by imposing restrictions on the electricity usage by miners.

Massachusetts Securities Regulator Takes a Sharp Sting at Bitcoin Saying It’s ‘Entirely Speculation’
December 29th, 2017

Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts ‘William Galvin’ is the latest to join the club of Bitcoin critics with his straight-forward views.

Bitcoin Price Takes a Dive as South Korea Seeks to Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading
December 28th, 2017

Bitcoin price sheds by more than 11% in value as South Korean government hints a possibility of a shutdown of the local exchanges.

Following NYSE, CBOE Files for Six Bitcoin ETFs with the SEC
December 23rd, 2017

The race for Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) heats up as CBOE has filed for 6 ETFs with the SEC.

NYSE Files a Proposal with the SEC to List Two Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)
December 21st, 2017

NYSE Arca has recently filed a proposal with the SEC to list two Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) on its platform.

South Korea Considers Cryptocurrency Tax While Going Bitcoin Crazy
December 13th, 2017

The country that faces Bitcoin frenzy may ban Bitcoin transactions unless they meet strict conditions.

Bitcoin Prices Plunged by 20%, U.S. Courts Seeks 14,000 User Data from Coinbase
November 30th, 2017

Bitcoin loses 20% amid reports of U.S. courts ordering Coinbase to disclose 14000 transactions, which are above $20000, to IRS.

Vietnam’s Central Bank Bans Bitcoin as Payment Method
October 30th, 2017

The Central Bank of Vietnam issues a complete ban on using Bitcoin as a payment method in the country. Adapters of Bitcoin will have to face criminal prosecution with a penalty as high as 200 million dongs (nearly $9,000).