The Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell criticized cryptocurrencies during a hearing on Capitol Hill.
LabCFTC director Daniel Gorfine advocated for thoughtful regulation of the cryptocurrency space in Congressional testimony Wednesday.
The head of the Bank of International Settlements briefly became the butt of crypto Twitter trolling last week after issuing new comments on the tech.
A paper published by the Bank of Finland explains why cryptocurrencies will never become a form of money.
Romania has drafted an emergency ordinance to regulate cryptocurrency issuing.
A third investor in three months is suing Ripple on grounds that the XRP cryptocurrency is a security issued by the firms.
India’s central bank won a key victory in court this week.
Cryptocurrencies are “unlikely” to shake up the dominance of central banks and sovereign currencies, the EU’s newest report says.
The continuing efforts by China’s central bank to build a fully-featured digital currency product are revealed in its many patent filings.
The central banks of both Australia and New Zealand have said they do not plan to create their own digital currencies – at least for now.
Former FDIC chair Sheila Bair thinks the U.S. needs to create an entirely new regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies.
The U.S. government needs to develop reasonable regulations around the nascent cryptocurrency space, said OMB director Mick Mulvaney.
Banco Central do Brasil is building a blockchain platform to ensure the authenticity of data exchanged between financial authorities.
While the thought may disappoint cypherpunks, the first step of a transition toward a true “money of the people” will be implemented by central banks.
South Korea’s central bank has announced that it does not plan to launch its own digital currency over fears it could destabilize the economy.