Russia's Deputy Finance Minister has confirmed the country's plans to penalise the conversion of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin into the ruble.
The Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority (FCAA) of Saskatchewan, Canada, has cleared a bitcoin startup of breaching securities law.
This week's bitcoin VAT exemption in the European Union was well-met by exchange operators.
CoinDesk's latest research report, available to download now, takes an in-depth look at New York's BitLicense.
A number of digital currency groups and businesses are partnering with law enforcement agencies on a new public-private discussion forum.
Bitcoin transactions will be exempt from Value Added Tax (VAT), the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled.
Bitcoin may pose a risk for terrorist financing, according to a new report from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF).
Multinational professional services firm Deloitte has questioned whether it is too soon to try and regulate bitcoin.
The government of Jersey is pushing ahead with plans to pass digital currency legislation governing business activity on the island.
The Australian government is set to look at how the country's central bank and securities regulator oversee bitcoin activities.