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Apr 15 2021

SEC Commissioner’s New Token Harbor Initiative Proposes 3-Year Grace Period for Crypto Startups

Apr 15 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

Hester Peirce, the SEC commissioner who is also popularly known as 'crypto mom' because of her in-depth understanding of the crypto space has come out with an updated token harbor initiative first introduced in February 2020, to help new crypto startups raise funds without worrying about regulatory clampdowns. The new token fundraising solution proposes a The post SEC Commissioner's New Token Harbor Initiative...

Coinbase’s COIN Stock Could Be Heading for $600 Price Target Predicts Analyst

Apr 15 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

On Wednesday, April 14, Coinbase (COIN) made a stellar debut on Wall Street closing at $328 per share and drawing valuations of $83 billion at the time of closing on Nasdaq. This is a strong 30% gain on a listing day. However, the...

Apr 13 2021

Republican Kevin McCarthy Bats For Bitcoin, Calls For Better BTC Regulations to Steer Ahead of China

Kevin McCarthy, the Republican leader from California recently appeared on Squak Box to talk about various governance policies of the Biden government as well as their approach towards the highly popular...

Apr 12 2021

Breaking: Galaxy Digital Files for a Bitcoin ETF in US

Apr 12 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin etf btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Galaxy Digital, a crypto custody firm led by Mike Novogratz has filed for a Bitcoin ETF before the US SEC on 12th April. The latest filing before the SEC takes...

Ex NYSE CFO Says Coinbase Listing on Nasdaq is Sign of Real Financial Innovation

Apr 12 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai

Ame Butte, the former CFO of the New York Stock Exchange in a recent interview with CNBC said the direct listing of Coinbase on Nasdaq is a sign of real financial innovation. The comments came in the context of massive Bitcoin and crypto...

Indian Minister For Corporate Affairs says the Gov is Open Minded on Crypto Regulations

Indian Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs in a recent interview said that the Indian government is open to crypto regulations and is considering the various aspects of the nascent field to frame the laws around...

Apr 08 2021

Amid Inflation Crisis, Turkey Plans to Issue Its CBDC Digital Lira In Two Years

Amid highly rising inflation and with the Turkish Lira losing value against the USD, the country is now looking for a digital alternative to its national currency. Drawing a leaf from China's CBDC move, Turkey is all set to launch its...

Apr 07 2021

SECs Ripple Lawsuit Brings Ethereum’s Asset Status Under Scanner Again

Apr 07 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news ethaud ethbkrw ethbrl ethbtc

The SEC vs Ripple Lab lawsuit took an interesting turn on April 6th when Ripple counsel requested...

Apr 05 2021

UK’s Legal System Expects A Major Uptick In Crypto Scams After FCA Warning

With the crypto market gaining strong attention worldwide, UK's legal system is expecting a surge ahead in crypto scams taking place in the country. The head of the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) recently...

Apr 02 2021

Coinbase Gets Green Signal from the SEC, Direct Listing Set for April 14

Apr 02 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

No, it is not an April fools prank!! On Thursday, April 1, crypto exchange Coinbase announced that it has finally secured the approval from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)...

Mar 29 2021

Ex-SEC Chairman Jay Clayton Joins Crypto Advisory Board of One River Asset Management

Mar 29 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Having resigned as the SEC chairman last December 2020, Jay Clayton is finally taking a new responsibility up his sleeves. Donning the crypto hat, Jay Clayton is now joining the crypto advisory board of One River...

Indian Crypto Exchanges Make Collective Effort to Address Government/RBI Concerns

Mar 29 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  india crypto ban news regulation news

The Indian government as well as the central bank - Reserve Bank of India (RBI) - has been quite inclined on introducing a ban on using crypto assets in India. However, local crypto firms and exchanges and putting their...

Mar 26 2021

China’s CBDC All Set To Eat Into the Digital Payments Market Share of WeChat and Alipay

Mar 26 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  alipay ant group bank of china cbdc chinese cbdc

Alipay and WeChat Pay the two dominant players in China's online payments marketplace are all set to see tough competition from the country's very own central bank digital currency (CBDC) aka Digital Yuan. On Thursday, March 25, speaking during a panel discussion organized by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS), Mu Changchun, director of the The post China's CBDC All Set To Eat...

Mar 25 2021

Breaking: Binance Hires Two Former FATF Executives as Regulatory and Compliance Advisor

Binance, the world's leading cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume has hired two former FATF executives as its regulatory and compliance advisors. The new appointees include former FATF Executive Secretary Rick McDonell and...

China Offers Global Regulatory Guidelines For CBDC

Mar 25 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  cbdc cbdc regulations china digital yuan news

China has proposed a set of global guidelines on Central Bank Digital...

Indian Corporates Will Now Have To Disclose Their Crypto Holdings To the Government

In the latest developments within the Indian cryptosphere, it turns out that Indian corporates might have to report their cryptocurrency holdings to the government. India's blockchain lawyer Varun recently shared a draft image, the access to...

Is Indian Govt. Planning to Tax Crypto? Indian Companies Asked to Disclose Crypto Investments

Indian companies from now on might require to disclose their crypto holdings in their Standard SCH III balance Sheet reporting with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs under the company's act 2013. The said piece of regulation would impact almost every company that has registered through the company's Act and is believed to have got the The post Is Indian Govt. Planning to Tax...

Mar 20 2021

Breaking: Coinbase Postpones Nasdaq Listing Post CFTC’s $6.5M Fine

Mar 20 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  cftc coinbase coinbase public nasdaq news

Coinbase has reportedly pushed back its much-awaited public debut on Nasdaq by a couple of weeks to April in the wake of CFTC's $6.5 million fine for wash trading...

Mar 17 2021

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