The Government of Jersey has opened a consultation period to explore the possibility of regulating virtual currencies such as bitcoin.
A bill currently before the California Senate has been amended to include a provisional application process for early-stage bitcoin startups.
Brazilian Congressman Manoel Junior has proposed a public hearing to discuss the potential regulation of bitcoin and the blockchain.
The UK government should regulate activity in the cryptocurrency space and help to create global legislation, according to Silicon Valley Bank.
Drinker Biddle & Reath's Charles Cowan looks at why insurance companies have so far hesitated to work with bitcoin companies.
CoinDesk speaks to ex-Coinbase CCO Martine Niejadlik regarding the state of compliance and regulation in the digital currency industry.
Digital currency exchanges and gateways need to be tightly regulated to prevent money laundering and terrorism financing, says the latest FATF report.
The NYDFS has officially adopted the BitLicense as of its publication in the New York State Register today.
The UK Home Office believes the government should consider creating its own digital currency that increases the traceability of transactions.
Bryan Micon, former operator of bitcoin poker website Seals with Clubs, is set to face a Nevada judge this week.