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Russia May Allow Crypto Trading in Upcoming Legislation: Official

| Daniel Palmer

As Russia's cryptocurrency bill inches towards being finalized, a government official has suggested that trading might be allowed.


Regulators Debate Cryptocurrency Legislation Ahead of G20 Summit

| Diana Aguilar

The new rules for crypto businesses will be released in June 21 but many regulators are already worried about the repercussions.

Bermuda Drafting ICO-Friendly Legislation to Draw Crypto Businesses

| Annaliese Milano

Bermuda is drafting ICO regulation in the hopes of creating a friendly environment for crypto businesses, the island's premier has said.

State Smart Contract Legislation

| KJ Technology

Putin: Crypto Oversight Legislation Will Be Needed

| Nikhilesh De

Russian president Vladimir Putin believes that legislation laying out rules for the country’s cryptocurrency sector will be needed in the future.

ULC Close to Finalizing Model Digital Currency Legislation

| Stan Higgins

An effort to create a template for digital currency legislation in the US could be finalized by the end of the summer.

Jersey flag on a tentpole

Jersey Government to Introduce Digital Currency Legislation Next Year

| Stan Higgins

The government of Jersey is pushing ahead with plans to pass digital currency legislation governing business activity on the island.

Hong Kong Legislative Council

Hong Kong Official: Bitcoin Legislation Not Necessary

| Stan Higgins

A senior Hong Kong official has said that the government does not see a need for legislation that would regulate bitcoin.

EU VAT forms

New EU Legislation on VAT Could Be Bad News for Bitcoin

| Aaron van Wirdum

EU rules requiring merchants to record the country of residence of their customers could be bad news for pseudonymous payments systems like bitcoin.

Isle of Man

Isle of Man eBusiness Chief: Bitcoin Legislation Coming This Year

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk speaks to the Isle of Man’s head of digital development about how the UK dependency is pressing forward with bitcoin-friendly regulation.