The convoluted and heavily regulated U.S. healthcare system is sending blockchain startups packing, with the hopes of demonstating their tech abroad.
Switzerland is poised to remain a hotbed of ICO activity, despite regulatory actions. But it should not try to be the only hub, writes Ian Simpson.
MEPs are worried about the monitoring of cryptocurrencies at EU borders, according to a draft report.
Europol has for the first time released a cybercrime report examining the growing popularity of zcash, monero and ethereum on the darknet.
Russia's cryptocurrency bill is expected to be completed by October, according to a senior government official.
The president of the European Central Bank has indicated that his institution does not have the authority to regulate cryptocurrencies.
As many as four blockchain-related amendments, funding various initiatives, could find their way into the European Union's 2018 budget.
The EU is eyeing beefed-up penalties around crimes involving cryptocurrencies, such as ransomware, the European Commission said this week.
Switzerland's financial markets regulator has cracked down on a trio of companies tied to an alleged cryptocurrency scam.
Rather than issuing warnings or regulations, at least one progressive government is considering whether it can take advantage of ICO technology.