Tag: crypto regulation

Dec 05 2022

Here’s The List Of Countries That Considers Bitcoin Legal Or Illegal

Dec 05 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin blog cryptocurrency crypto regulation

While some countries have put on strict restrictions on the possession of Bitcoin, others have not cared to put out a clear set of rules on the same. Thus, there is massive confusion...

Dec 03 2022

Explained: What Is Meant by AMC Regulation?

AMC Regulation: If you are new to investing, you may have heard the term "AMC" a number of times. AMCs are one of the...

Nov 29 2022

36% of Australians want more crypto regulations: IRCI report

In its 4th issue, the Independent Reserve Cryptocurrency Index (IRCI) 2022 studied over 2,000 Australians to gauge their attitude towards digital assets. The study found out 92% of...

Nov 24 2022

South Korea Revamps Crypto Regulations To Prevent FTX and Terra Repeat

South Korean politician of the People Power Party, Yoon Chang-hyun, proposed amendments to the digital asset safe transaction bill as he believes the existing bill does not guarantee user protection given the recent FTX collapse. Yoon Change-hyun proffered the revision in the bill to the National Assembly Political Affairs Committee on Nov. 22 while conducting a 1st subcommittee to review legislation prepared by...

Nov 15 2022

FTX Fiasco Pushes Indonesia To Tighten Crypto Rules

The FTX catastrophe has been disrupting the whole cryptocurrency industry and triggered new legislative processes in many countries like Indonesia. According to many experts, it could just be the beginning. After filing for insolvency on Friday along with the announcement of its founder's resignation, the second largest...

Nov 11 2022

Erik Voorhees and Cobie on Why FTX Loaned Out Customers’ Assets – Ep. 419

Erik Voorhees, founder of ShapeShift, and Jordan Fish, aka Cobie, crypto investor and host of UpOnly, talk about the collapse of FTX. Show highlights: the links between FTX and Alameda...

Nov 09 2022

Japanese Web 3 Lawmaker Urged To Make The Crypto Regulation More Easier

Once known as a hub for crypto verse, specifically in the first decade of Bitcoin’s inception, Japan started to put regulations around the crypto sphere in 2018. Not eager to stifle innovation in the emerging sector, the country’s authorities placed tight trading laws on cryptos. The robbery of 850,000 Bitcoins worth $500 million on Japan's Coincheck in 2018 was one of many reasons...

Nov 04 2022

Santander UK Bank Puts Monthly Limit On Transactions To Crypto Exchanges

Santander UK has put a per transaction limit as well as a total monthly restriction on the amount that users can transfer to crypto exchanges. Santander UK Bank Says Investing In Crypto Can Be High Risk The United Kingdom branch of the banking giant Banco Santander yesterday posted a notification for its customers, where it alerted users that...

Oct 27 2022

UK Lawmakers Favor Regulating Crypto As Financial Instrument

Following the appointment of the new prime minister in the UK, who is a pro- crypto-enthusiast, the lower parliament house of the state assembly votes in favour of regulating virtual assets as per the Financial Services and Markets Bill. Lawmakers favoured the amendments to the bill that the parliamentarian Andrew Griffith presented on October 25. The proposed legislation generally depends upon the UK's Post-Brexit...

Oct 24 2022

China’s Crypto Industry Lives On. Here Are 3 Quotes About Its Current State

Ban or no ban, China’s crypto obsession is as strong as ever. Before the government stomped into the cryptocurrency industry, China was arguably the world’s leader. Its exchanges were the biggest and, at its heights, they controlled 70% of bitcoin’s hashrate. The ban was supposed to kill all that, but the roots were too strong. In Bloomberg’s recent “...

Daily Briefing: Don’t Expect a Free Pass

Oct 24 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  cftc crypto regulation sec

Among the most important debates regarding U.S. crypto regulation is the as- of-yet unsettled question of how cryptocurrencies should be classified. This line of reasoning typically comes down to thinking of...

Here’s How SEC Investigation Is Making Crypto Attractive to Institutions

Oct 24 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto regulation news regulation news sec

This year crypto winter has attracted the attention of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as well as regulators worldwide. Some of the top market participants say that they are happy with the SEC investigating some of crypto's naughtiest companies in the space. Thus, they are likely to ramp up... Read more

Oct 20 2022

Daily Briefing: Regulation Sam

Crypto enthusiasts have been vocally outraged since Sam Bankman-Fried released his controversial regulatory proposals yesterday afternoon, but the FTX boss likely has his own endgame in mind. The Man Who...

Oct 18 2022

Just-In: EU Seeks US Help For Crypto Regulations

Oct 18 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto regulation news regulation news

The global digital assets industry is trading under increased volatility due to the absence of Crypto regulations. Amid the call for clearer crypto related laws European Union (EU) financial services chief has urged the US policymakers to form a conclusion over it. Increased need for crypto regulation As per a... Read more

Bitcoin Down Under: Aussie Regulator Issues Block Order Against Holon’s Crypto Funds

Oct 18 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  asic australia bitcoin btc cryptocurrency

Bitcoin and other related crypto products being offered by this Australian asset management company is now on hold. The Holon Investments Australia Limited has received cease-and-desist orders from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. The three investment products that monitor Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), and Filecoin (FIL) are the focal point of the stop orders. Although the government is crypto investor-friendly to some...

Oct 16 2022

UK Crypto Boom – Over 50% Of Top British Banks Facilitate Digital Currency Transactions

Oct 16 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd crypto cryptocurrency

Crypto assets are enjoying the lenient stance that the United Kingdom government is maintaining regarding ownership, usage and trading of digital currency assets. Unlike countries such as Algeria, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Egypt, Indonesia and Ghana where virtual currency is banned, the UK left its doors open for the highly volatile asset class. The study results are timely, since the UK is currently working to...

Oct 14 2022

Top 10 Cryptocurrencies At Risk From G20 Summit 2022 Regulation

Oct 14 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto adoption crypto regulation news

The idea of regulating cryptocurrencies goes against the very nature of digital assets. The blockchain technology is rooted in its integral characteristic of being decentralized. However, growing incidents of misdoings, scams and hacks are making it hard for crypto to not be regulated. Meanwhile, several countries and international groups have... Read more

Oct 13 2022

Michael Barr: Fed Actively Working With OCC, FDIC On Crypto Regulations

U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Michael Barr on Wednesday said the Fed is working with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to regulate and supervise crypto- asset activities. Michael Barr also highlighted stablecoin regulations, risks in tokenizing bank liabilities, advancing consumer... Read more

Oct 12 2022

BNY Mellon Offers Crypto Custody & Custodia Bank’s Caitlin Long Blasts The Fed

Yeah, yeah, the BNY Mellon entered the crypto custody business. The real story here is Custodia Bank’s Caitlin Long’s emotional speech at DC Fintech Week. The bitcoin enthusiast banker left the rest of the panel speechless by accusing the Federal Reserve of giving preferential treatment to BNY Mellon. “We’ve been waiting for two and a half years to do that,” Caitlin Long said...

Oct 06 2022

Crypto on the Ballot: Five Midterm Elections That Could Impact the Industry

Oct 06 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  analysis crypto regulation midterms

The last two years have seen the U.S. government take crypto much more seriously, with some congressional representatives proving themselves staunch defenders of the industry. The midterm elections present an...

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