Category: Regulation

Tezos Co-Founder Sanctioned By US Financial Watchdog

The co-founder of Tezos, the cryptocurrency project that made headlines with its $232 million initial...

/ April 20, 2018

Philippines Lawmaker Urges Senate to Expedite Crypto Crime Bills

A Philippines lawmaker is seeking to speed up the passage of legislation that would increase...

/ April 17, 2018

Kenya’s Central Bank Chief Warns Again On Crypto Risks

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) is once again seeking to dissuade domestic businesses from...

/ April 13, 2018

Bermuda Wants Crypto Regulation to Fuel ‘Phenomenal’ Business Growth

The Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) is seeking public feedback on an anti-money laundering law that...

/ April 13, 2018

Another Washington County Puts Freeze on Bitcoin Mining

Officials in yet another county in the U.S. state of Washington have placed a moratorium...

/ April 13, 2018

Police Abruptly Halt Chinese Blockchain Conference

A blockchain-themed conference in Shanghai was abruptly suspended by police on Thursday. The one-day event,...

/ April 12, 2018

BitFlyer Exchange Toughens User Verification Amid Watchdog Scrutiny

BitFlyer, a major Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, announced Thursday that it will toughen its know-your-customer process...

/ April 12, 2018

Bank of England Eyes Private Blockchain Oversight

The Bank of England, the U.K.’s central banking authority, is developing a proof-of-concept (PoC) examining...

/ April 11, 2018