Browsing the "Cryptocurrency Regulations" Tag

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Rhode Island Will Regulate Crypto Under Money Transmitter Laws

| Daniel Kuhn

The latest in a patchwork of state regulations, Rhode Island pens formal legislation regarding cryptocurrencies and money transmission.

US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Says G7 in Agreement on Libra, Cryptocurrencies

| Daniel Kuhn

“There was a clear agreement ... that Libra, in particular, raises some very significant concerns, and cryptocurrencies more broadly," said Mnuchin.

There’s a Huge Opportunity for Everyone in Crypto, It’s Called KYC/AML

| Bruce Silcoff

If our goal is mass adoption, blockchain and crypto firms should work closely with regulators and come up with new ways to solve big thorny problems.


Blockchain Research Institute Report Calls for Crypto Regulation Clarity

| Christine Kim

Recently, BRI published a report authored by Tapscott recounting the takeaways from a roundtable discussion held in May on cryptocurrency regulation.

G20 Crypto Regulations Could Unleash Real Blockchain Change

| Jonathan Padilla

Increased regulation, as long as it is done with industry cooperation and the aim of de-risking the broader market, will hasten blockchain adoption.

Malta Says Crypto Rules Aren’t Yet In Force

| Christine Kim

The latest crypto laws passed on the island of Malta haven't quite taken effect just yet.

Crypto Startups Don’t Need Sandboxes, They Need Greenhouses

| John Collins

"Sandbox" is a bad term to describe these regulatory programs, under which financial technology solutions can be safely seeded, fed, and controlled.

Japan’s Finance Minister Balks at Changing Crypto Tax Rules

| Muyao Shen

Japan's top financial official is cautious about the idea of his nation changing how it taxes gains from cryptocurrencies.

Putin: Russia Should Explore Blockchain to Avoid Finance ‘Limitations’

| Anna Baydakova

Russian president Vladimir Putin is still skeptical about cryptocurrencies, he said Thursday.

Iran Said to Bar Banks from Bitcoin Market

| Sujha Sundararajan

The Central Bank of Iran is the latest national bank to sound the alarm on the cryptocurrencies, fearing of its misuse in money laundering and fraud.