Category: Regulation

Most Cryptos Aren’t Commodities, Defendants Claim in CFTC Case

Defendants from a cryptocurrency services company charged with fraud by the CFTC are pushing back...

/ April 6, 2018

SEC Chief Touts Benefits of Crypto Regulation

The SEC’s highest-ranking official appears to be softening his stance toward ICOs. At a Princeton...

/ April 6, 2018

Japan Streamlines Its Cybercrime Forces, Opening New Building In Tokyo

The Japanese Metropolitan Police Department has opened a new “Cyber” building and gathered 500 of...

/ April 5, 2018

Regulation-Friendly Token Sale Platform CoinList Raises $9.2 Mln In Initial Funding Round

CoinList, a platform for token-based financial services with an emphasis on compliance with regulation, has...

/ April 5, 2018

Japanese Research Group Establishes Guidelines For ICO Regulation

The Center for Rule-Making Strategies at Tama University has released a list of guidelines for...

/ April 5, 2018

Mexico Tests Blockchain to Track Public Contract Bids

The government of Mexico has been quietly working on a project to track bids for...

/ April 5, 2018

S. Korean Regulator Orders 12 Crypto Exchanges To Make Contracts More Consumer-Friendly

The South Korean Fair Trade Commission (FTC) informed 12 cryptocurrency exchanges that they must change...

/ April 4, 2018

Why the Time Is Right for the First Blockchain Governor

I’m running for governor. And I believe in the blockchain. Those are two sentences that...

/ April 4, 2018