The SEC decision on the bitcoin ETF is expected by Friday, according to a source with knowledge of the agency’s deliberations.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has asked two government ministries to investigate public sector blockchain applications.
The People’s Bank of China should continue keeping a close eye on domestic bitcoin exchanges, a senior central bank official said this week.
Regulators in Italy have moved to suspend several affiliates of OneCoin, the digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be fraudulent.
Australian financial regulator AUSTRAC is launching a new innovation hub dedicated in part to blockchain research.
Bitcoins and gambling go together like pedals on a bike, but the use of cryptocurrencies in the highly regulated US is still at the conceptual stage.
Central bank-issued digital currencies could stifle private-sector payments innovation, a senior Federal Reserve official said today.
A Texas lawmaker has put forward a proposed constitutional amendment that would protect the right to own and use digital currencies like bitcoin.
Australia’s government has committed funding to develop blockchain standards, while a new roadmap for the initiative has also been released.
A bill that would have enabled North Dakota's government officials to study virtual currency regulation has failed.