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Congressman Invites Crypto CEOs to Capitol Hill for SEC Legislation Talks

A US congressman has invited 32 prominent representatives of the cryptocurrency industry to Washington in order to discuss future ICO legislation. Warren Davidson, the Republican representative for Ohio is to discuss measures to be introduced by the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) this coming autumn after discussions between the Commission and Davidson’s office. Davidson sits […]

What Lies Ahead for Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies, Post-Brexit?

A Britain-based CEO has suggested that post-Brexit, cryptocurrencies will benefit the UK as they have key advantages over fiat currencies. Danial Daychopan of Crypto company Plutus, suggests that due to the pound and euro’s interdependence and the fact that they are both based on other currencies,  allows decentralized cryptocurrencies to offer a “variable and stable […]

According to BIG, White-Collar Crime Could Double by 2028

When the banks failed in 2008, our financial systems shifted. A decade on, one of our most nagging financial predicaments centers on virtual currencies and their (lack of) regulation. 2018 is showing promising steps forward in lawmaking for countries like Switzerland, Germany, Malta, and even the US. So, why does Vancouver-based intelligence firm BIG believe that […]

Hungary Working on Crypto Regulatory Framework

Hungary is reported to working on a framework to regulate cryptocurrency trading through a joint workgroup set up for this purpose. The county is currently far from being a crypto haven with steep taxation and a lack of recognition by the country’s ministry of finance and banking system. Despite this stance, the country, like a […]

Draft Proposal from EU Official Proposes ICO Regulations

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) could be receiving acknowledgment toward a legitimized future, according to a draft report on regulations from the European Parliament. The European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) has published a draft report that offers insights to new regulatory frameworks for crowdfunding; interestingly, ICOs received a notable mention. Bullish backing […]