The CFTC will discuss the application of blockchain technology in derivatives markets during a meeting later this month.
The European Securities and Markets Authority recently held an event that focused, in part, on the use of blockchains in mainstream finance.
A legislative effort in Pennsylvania to update the state’s definition of money to cover digital currencies was reportedly stalled last year.
Last month, three European Parliament representatives filed a motion seeking to give member-states the power to regulate bitcoin activities.
Bitcoin Foundation’s Regulatory Affairs Committee chair Marco Santori rounds up the biggest global regulatory developments from 2015.
New details have emerged about a proposed regulatory framework for bitcoin exchanges in Japan.
Japan's financial regulators are reportedly moving closer to creating a system for registering and overseeing domestic virtual currency exchanges.
The Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia has advised its citizens not to use digital currencies such as bitcoin.
Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia Glenn Stevens has issued new comments on blockchain technology.
North Carolina has carved out new regulatory exemptions for select bitcoin and blockchain businesses.