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Jan 14 2021

Jan 13 2021

ECB President Believes Bitcoin is Speculative, Digital Euro in Next 5 Years

Jan 13 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Christine Lagarde, the European Central Bank president in her recent talk at Reuters Next...

Jan 08 2021

“SEC Can do Better on Clarity” Says SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce on Ripple Lawsuit

In a recent interview SEC commissioner aka Crypto Mom Hester Pierce gave her response to recent $1.3 Billion Lawsuit against Ripple and said SEC can do better as enforcement should not be the only way to provide guidance. It should be noted that the hearing for the lawsuit is due in virtual court on Feb. The post "SEC Can do Better on Clarity"...

Jan 06 2021

ShapeShift Removes KYC Requirements Amid Growing Regulatory Clampdowns

Jan 06 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto trading kyc news occ regulation news

ShapeShift, a popular crypto trading platfrom today announced that they are doing away with all kinds of KYC requirements on their platform starting today in an...

U.S. Citizens May Have to Report Off-Shore Crypto Holdings As per Latest FinCEN Notice

Jan 06 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btceur btcgbp btcjpy

Latest notice from FinCEN intends to subject digital...

Jan 05 2021

OCC Greenlights the Use of Stablecoin by Federal Banks

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”), the largest regulator of federal banks in the US on Monday published...

Jack Dorsey’s Square Slams FinCEN’s Newly Proposed Crypto Wallet Rules, Calls It “Unnecessary Friction”

Jan 05 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  coinbase crypto rules fincen jack dorsey news

Just as the timeline for commenting on the newly proposed crypto wallet rules comes to an end by January 4 midnight, Jack Dorsey-owned crypto trading platform Square Inc. has issued a fresh statement on the matter....

Jan 01 2021

Breaking: Crypto Exchange Bittrex Delists Privacy Coins XMR, ZEC and DASH

Jan 01 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

U.S. based exchange Bittrex today announced delisting 3 privacy coins namely Monero [XMR], Zcash [ZEC] and Dash [DASH] as of January 15th, 2021. Earlier South Korean exchanges were spotted to delist privacy coins citing the...

Dec 30 2020

Breaking: Binance US to Suspend XRP Trading And Deposits From January 13

Binance US today in an official statement announced that the users will not be allowed to deposit XRP on its platform. The timeline announced by Binance for this halt is January 13, 2021 at 10am EST. However, it...

Breaking: Coinbase Sued For Selling XRP Alleged to be Security Tokens

Dec 30 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news news regulation news xrp

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase was today sued in California federal called for selling XRP alleged to be security token as per latest SEC lawsuit against Ripple. Coinbase is sued for taking commission from XRP sales and violating state...

Dec 28 2020

Breaking: Coinbase to Suspend XRP Trading on January 19, Is Binance Next to Delist XRP?

Dec 28 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

Coinbase today announced that all XRP trading activities will be suspended at Coinbase from January 19, 2020 onwards. This decision comes in the light of $1.3 Billion lawsuit filed by SEC against Ripple for dealing in security. XRP Delisting at Exchanges Continues, Coinbase Joins the list Since the news of lawsuit against Ripple broke out, The post Breaking: Coinbase to Suspend XRP Trading...

Dec 24 2020

Dec 23 2020

Breaking: SEC Issues Statement For Digital Asset Brokers Holding Security Tokens

Dec 23 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbusd btceur btcgbp btcjpy btcrub

SEC in latest press release has provided five more years to digital asset brokers holding custody of security tokens who are following SECs guidelines. This press release comes as a breather for many digital asset and crypto brokers who were under fear due to SECs recent lawsuit on Ripple. No Enforcement Actions For Digital Asset The post Breaking: SEC Issues Statement For Digital...

Israel Tax Office Send Notices to Cryptocurrency Owners For Tax Collection

Dec 23 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news bitcoin tax btcbrl btcbusd

Israeli tax agencies are eyeing the digital currency market for tax purposes as a recent report in Globes revealed that the tax authorities are sending out notices to cryptocurrency owners in the country asking them to fully disclose their holdings so that they can be taxed accordingly. The report further revealed that the tax authorities The post Israel Tax Office Send Notices to...

Dec 21 2020

Week In Crypto: Bitcoin (BTC) Shoots Above $24,000 | Litecoin (LTC) Makes Huge Gains | FinCEN Introduces New Regulations for Crypto Wallets

Dec 21 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai

The last week in crypto has been pretty exciting when it comes to the crypto market rally. The overall cryptocurrency market cap surged by an additional $100 billion with Bitcoin (BTC) leading the show. As said, the world's largest...

Dec 19 2020

Just In: FinCEN “Technically” Prohibits Public Comments on Newly Proposed Crypto Wallet Regulations

Dec 19 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  aml btcbrl btcbusd btcjpy btcusd

The much-awaited regulations around crypto wallets that would extend AML regulations to non-custodial wallets were finally released by the Financial...

Crypto Lawyer Decodes How FinCEN’s New Crypto Rules Fail to Address Core Issues

On Friday, December 18, the U.S. Treasury's bureau FinCEN proposed new crypto rules making it mandatory for virtual asset service providers (VASPs) to record and report transactions related to private cryptocurrency wallets. There's...

Vietnamese Prime Minister Puts Crypto Among The Top 5 Technology Priorities

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has recently signed an order that puts cryptocurrency and blockchain among its top-5 priorities. As per the released document, this decision comes as part of prioritizing the "research,...

Dec 18 2020

Today In Crypto: Coinbase Files for An IPO | Central Banks Watch Bahamas Sand Dollar Going Live | Jefferies Equities Head Cuts Exposure in Gold to Invest In BTC

The cryptocurrency market continues to go strong after Thursday's action- packed rally in Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). As these two crypto giants are taking a momentary break and consolidating, XRP has taken the charge surging...

Dec 17 2020

Today In Crypto: Bitcoin Soars Past $20 K| CME announces Ether Futures| Ruffer Investment Sell Gold To Buy Bitcoin | FCA Announces Temporary Relief for Crypto Businesses

Dec 17 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  adausd altcoin news bitcoin news bnbusd btcusd

Today was quite a historic as well as an eventful day in the crypto space with several bullish and positive news emerging across the world. We will look at some of the top stories of the day which made headlines. Bitcoin crosses $20,000 for the first time, $21,000 by EOD seems highly possible. CME announces The post Today In Crypto: Bitcoin Soars Past...

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