New details have emerged from LocalBitcoins following its earlier announcement that it would halt services in Germany.
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The operator of two unlicensed digital currency exchanges has been ordered to pay more than $68,000 after a lengthy investigation by the US SEC.
Promoting bitcoin as a revolution is not likely to bring advantageous regulation – informed dialogue is the way to go, says Amor Sexton.
In a new interview with CoinDesk, US Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX) said that his moratorium bill is meant to protect the development of cryptocurrency.
California's Department of Business Oversight will hold a meeting this month to determine if the agency should regulate bitcoin businesses.
A member of the UK Parliament's Treasury Select Committee has said bitcoin is an "excellent" payment system that doesn't need a new set of rules.
The Cryptocurrency Protocol Protection and Moratorium Act seeks to place a moratorium on federal and state-level regulation for five years.
The UK Digital Currency Association and others have responded to the Treasury's public call for information on digital currencies.