cryptocurrency regulation

IMF Head Christine Lagarde Calls For Central Banks Digital Currencies
November 15th, 2018

IMF’s Managing Director called for central banks digital currencies, stating that they could provide financial inclusion, security, and consumer protection, which can not be offered by the private sector.

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.

Japan Working on Ways to Simplify Tax Filing System for Cryptos
October 18th, 2018

The wider blockchain adoption is on a way to Japanese policy on taxation making the authorities facilitate a tax form filing for crypto-gains.

Crypto Attitudes: Traditional Banking Institutions Seem To Reduce Their Animosity With Crypto
October 5th, 2018

A growing number of banks have started to understand the power fo digital assets in moving money across the borders in a fast, cheap, and transparent manner.

Australian Financial Regulator Develops New Rules for ICOs and Cryptocurrency
September 7th, 2018

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission views cryptocurrencies and crypto-related activities including ICOs as potential threats for traditional financial markets.

Although China Snubs Cryptocurrency, It Still Spearheads Blockchain Innovation
September 5th, 2018

China is said to be developing most of the projects on private blockchain network with some centralized controlling authority.

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.

Iran Banks on Crypto to Skirt Trump’s Sanctions, State-Backed Crypto Draft is Ready
August 27th, 2018

A draft of Iran’s state-backed cryptocurrency project is ready, reveals the country’s National Cyberspace Center.

124 Foreign Crypto Exchanges to be Forced Out of the Country by Chinese Authorities
August 23rd, 2018

The Chinese authorities make new attempts to block the access to the overseas crypto trading platforms. Local websites and WeChat accounts accused of providing crypto trading or ICO services also get under the hammer.

South Korea’s Government to Pour $4.4 Billion into Blockchain and AI Technologies
August 15th, 2018

A meeting involving the South Korean finance ministry reveals country’s intention to nourish cutting-edge industries accelerating an innovative growth.