Africa has significant market potential for bitcoin companies, but its challenging regulatory environment is deterring development.
Speaking before the Institute of International Bankers this week, the US Comptroller of the Currency discussed virtual currency.
CoinDesk is pleased to announce the launch of a new in-depth analysis service, CoinDesk Research, and its first report focusing on regulation.
Bitcoin evangelist Andreas M Antonopoulos has appeared before the Australian Senate to make the case for bitcoin.
A bill introduced to the California legislature aims to bring virtual currency businesses more clearly under the state’s Money Transmission Act.
The European Central Bank has released a new report on digital currencies, calling them an "inherently unstable" yet innovative technology.
A lawmaker from the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia is speaking out against bitcoin on the grounds it is part of a US conspiracy.
A former executive director of Goldman Sachs in London has launched a bitcoin derivatives exchange called Crypto Facilities.
A two-day event that brought together representatives from the Commonwealth Secretariat has ended with the commission of a formal bitcoin report.
The 30-day comment period during which the public can submit comment on the latest draft of New York’s BitLicense proposal begins today.