Posted in Bitcoin Central Banks China Cryptocurrency Exchanges Cryptocurrency Scams Cryptocurrency trading Ethereum ICOs Russia Russia Central Bank Russia Deputy Finance Minister U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

2017 Was a Crucial Year for Cryptocurrency Regulation

The year experienced fluctuating cryptocurrency costs and endless initial coin offerings. So, it is not astonishing that in 2017, regulators all over the globe came…

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Posted in Bitcoin Blockchain Technology Ethereum International Monetary Fund Regulatory Framework Ripple South Korea

More Regulation Will be Imposed on Bitcoin to Shield International Finance From Unlawful Acts

Ethereum, Ripple, and Bitcoin are gradually improving from a decline in value triggered by possibilities of global government regulation. However, Christine Lagarde, the IMF boss…

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Posted in ASIC Australian Securities and Investments Commission Australia Ethereum FINMA Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority ICOs Regulator Warnings Regulatory Framework Switzerland

FINMA (Swiss regulator) and ASIC (Australian regulator) Weigh In On Initial Coin offerings

Several news portals and financial / cryptocurrency news websites have been reporting on these 2 news subjects since the weekend. For example zdnet.com reported on…

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Posted in Bank of International Settlements Bitcoin Britain Bundesbank Central Banks China Ethereum Hong Kong ICOs South Korea

Central Banks Should Begin Giving Serious Thought to Bitcoin

Central banks in the world need to give serious consideration to their attitude to the developing cryptocurrency markets, stated BIS (Bank of International Settlements). The…

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Posted in Bitcoin Bitcoin Exchanges Bithumb Criminal Activity Cryptocurrency Exchanges Cybersecurity Firm FireEye Ethereum Hacking Market Manipulation North Korea United Nations

North Korea Has Found A Way Around Sanctions: Steal Bitcoin

Beset by international sanctions, the North Korean government has begun hacking into cryptocurrency exchanges to steal bitcoins, researchers say. At least three South Korean bitcoin…

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