South Korea’s citizens reacted angrily to a proposed ban on cryptocurrency exchanges, with politicians and residents alike condemning the move.
The Bank of England has dropped plans to launch its own digital currency amid concerns about its impact on the financial system.
The government of Belarus has passed new statutes aimed in part at encouraging the development of companies around cryptocurrency and blockchain.
Belarus is shaping up to be a Blockchain haven after ratification of Blockchain and cryptocurrency support legislation.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a new warning on cryptocurrencies, the second time this year the central bank has done so.
Japan FSA claimed that only the authorized 15 exchanges should be allowed to trade digital currencies as only the cryptocurrencies that they will handle are confirmed to “meet the definition under the fund settlement law.” …
It is also expected that CBOE will introduce different types of contracts in the near future in its bid to secure a major market share quickly.
Cryptocurrencies don’t pose “any pressing regulatory issues” for the Australian central bank’s policies for payments.
Russia is seeking to block all exchange access for citizens after authorities said cryptocurrency was a pyramid scheme.
After last month’s regulatory measures against the crypto space, trading is rapidly drying up in China. Once the largest market for digital currency trading, the policing of the industry is forcing activity elsewhere. With mainland exchanges shutting down, one company, TideBit, is particularly enjoying the migration. They report an influx of new registrations from China-proper. […]
Bitcoin price, Ethereum volatility over Korea was significantly less than from similar China ICO moves.
After the news from China earlier this month, the entire future of cryptocurrency was cast into doubt – albeit briefly. The ban on initial coin offerings (ICOs), followed by news of exchanges shutting down was met by a widespread selloff. Whilst there was already evidence to suggest the beginning of a general correction prior to […]
You’d have to have been living under a rock recently to have not noticed that the whole crypto world is abuzz about China, and their pending regulation. There’s been a whole lot of fear and uncertainty spread with claims ranging from the highly optimistic — any ban will be temporary, and affect initial coin offerings […]
On September 15 the trading platform BTC-e announced its official rebranding and the new exchange domain called Wex.nz. The company’s welcome message explains to customers the details of the reopening they call “Wex Rising,” while the business also emphasizes they are fully AML/KYC compliant. Also Read: Bitcoin Markets Rebound as More Chinese Exchanges Plan to Close […]
Cryptocurrencies remain one the most volatile, yet attractive investments today. Still, a single move from the regulators can make the crypto markets look like a bloodbath, so many investors would think of them as risky investments. But there’s already a way of investing in crypto with exposure to real assets. Asset-backed tokens give you the […]