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Japan Wants to Regulate Crypto Speculations

Japan Wants to Regulate Crypto Speculations

  In terms of cryptocurrency regulation, Asia seems to be one of the most active regions after the US. We’ve seen recently how India put crypto regulation in center stage and now news is coming from Japan. Following the huge surge in the cryptocurrency market cap that took place in

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CFTC and Crypto Market Regulation

CFTC and Crypto Market Regulation

The Commodities Futures Trading Commission, one of the main financial regulators in the United States, had been very active lately in terms of talking about cryptocurrencies and digital assets. Chairman Chris Giancarlo had been testifying during a hearing with the House Agricultural Committee on Wednesday, giving some valuable information related

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Crypto Regulation in India Takes Center Stage

Crypto Regulation in India Takes Center Stage

Cryptocurrencies are having a hard time in India since April 2018. And that happens because the Reserve Bank of India (which is India’s central bank) had directed banks to wind down all crypto-related accounts by the beginning of July. Digital assets had been treated with reservation in India, primarily due

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Crypto Bills Expected from South Korea

Crypto Bills Expected from South Korea

  In the last few months, South Korea had been in the spotlight, due to increased procedures that could lead to the implementation of a cryptocurrency regulatory framework. We have talked in a previous article about how the country is expected to speed up regulation, the main reason for that

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Thailand Regulation for ICOs Published

Thailand Regulation for ICOs Published

Even though most of the people expected the big economies to come out with a regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies, ICOs, and other digital assets, it seems like smaller countries are moving much faster. It is the case for Thailand, which had implemented a cryptocurrency law around a month ago and

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Crypto Mining Regulation in Ukraine Very Unlikely

Crypto Mining Regulation in Ukraine Very Unlikely

Cryptocurrency mining had become popular in Ukraine in the last few years and at the present time, the market generates around $100 million a year. Since the government usually stepped in and came with regulatory measures in past similar situation, cryptocurrency mining companies had been in a constant fear and

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South Korea to Speed up Regulation

South Korea to Speed up Regulation

There is increased activity in South Korea lately regarding cryptocurrency regulation. We have talked in a recent article about the measures that are due to be implemented. Exchange platforms will be regulated like commercial banks in a move from the central authorities aiming to legitimize the industry. Bithump hack to

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Unified Crypto Regulation for Major Economies?

Unified Crypto Regulation for Major Economies?

Cryptocurrency regulation continues to be one of the hottest topics in 2018 and things are continuing to evolve. We’ve talked recently how South Korea could join G20 country members in order to apply the same regulatory framework and now the number of countries that could do that is expected to

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South Korea to Regulate Exchanges like Banks

South Korea to Regulate Exchanges like Banks

South Korea had been in the center stage since the middle of 2017 when the local government decided to ban Initial  Coin Offerings. Since then a lot of things had happened in terms of regulation. The Korean officials had gradually changed their view on cryptocurrencies and digital assets and significant

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SEC Appoints New Leader for Crypto Division

SEC Appoints New Leader for Crypto Division

The Securities and Exchange Commission from the US continues to be one of the most active agencies when it comes to cryptocurrency regulation. The company had created an emerging cryptocurrency division and according to CNBC, a leader had been picked. In March 2018, the SEC had claimed that all cryptocurrencies

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