The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) is giving tough guidance to banks wanting to trade in crypto assets, a report indicates.
The UK Cryptoassets Taskforce wants to encourage the development of distributed ledger technology, according to a final report published Monday.
Since Maersk and IBM launched TradeLens 10 months ago, only one other carrier has joined the network. As those involved admit, that's not enough.
A group that advises the EU's securities watchdog has recommended regulating most crypto assets under existing financial rules.
Blockchain finance firm Clearmatics has closed a $12-million Series A funding round led by Route 66 Ventures.
Switzerland's financial markets regulator FINMA has issued an asset management license to a crypto investment fund.
The EU's financial markets watchdog is setting aside over €1 million in order to monitor cryptocurrencies and other fintech activities in 2019.
A French security official was arrested last week on charges of selling state secrets and accepting bitcoin in return, local media sources say.
Malta's prime minister, Joseph Muscat, has told the U.N. that cryptocurrencies are "the inevitable future of money."
Europol has warned against the rising threats of cryptocurrency hacks and mining malware in a new report.