crypto regulation

Hong Kong Regulator Brings New Rules To Regulate Cryptocurrency Exchanges and Funds
November 2nd, 2018

The securities watchdog says that the new regulations bring all virtual assets-related activities and fund managers under its regulatory purview.

Cryptocurrency Industry Gains Self-regulatory Status in Japan
October 24th, 2018

Japan who’ve been considering legal aspects of cryptocurrency for quite a time, finally made its mind and granted an alliance of 16 crypto-exchanges with regulatory rights over the industry.

Swell 2018: Bill Clinton Believes Blockchain Innovation Shouldn’t be Hammered by Over-Regulation
October 2nd, 2018

Bill Clinton warned lawmakers to not squeeze the development and innovation in the blockchain space with the burden of over-regulation.

Switzerland to Share Its Blockchain Regulation Experience with Israel
September 20th, 2018

Switzerland’s blockchain and fintech experts will work in developing the regulations for Isreali officials and present it to the Israeli government by the end of this year.

Liechtenstein FMA Grants Regulatory Assessment to ETERBASE
September 12th, 2018

Crypto exchange ETERBASE has made significant progress in its efforts to become one of Europe’s leading exchanges, with a regulatory assessment from Liechtenstein’s Financial Markets Authority (FMA).

Ripple and R3 Reach Settlement Over an Ongoing Legal Dispute
September 12th, 2018

After engaging in almost one-year of legal battle, the two companies decided to end it in an undisclosed agreement.

The European Commission: Сrypto Assets Are Here to Stay but Should Be Classified
September 11th, 2018

The vice president of the European Commission said that crypto assets have future in the EU but it is necessary to classify and to regulate them.

Cryptocurrencies Need Regulation to Survive, Mistertango Survey Reveals
September 3rd, 2018

With debate over the crypto regulation dominating the news, Mistertango – first crypto-friendly electronic payment provider, revealed that 88% of crypto exchanges, contrary to popular opinion, want regulation, seeing it essential for industry to mature.

Binance Crypto Exchange Foresees Profit Hit $1 Billion in 2018
July 7th, 2018

In spite of a very unstable situation on the crypto market, the world’s largest virtual currency exchange expects $1 billion of profit this year.

South Korea Likely to Relax Cryptocurrency Rules to Cooperate with the G20 Directives
July 7th, 2018

The FSC revised its rules to apply strengthened policies in order to prevent or detect money laundering and illegal activities because they aren’t opposed to cryptocurrencies.