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What FATF’s Latest Guidance Means for DeFi, Stablecoins and Self-Hosted Wallets
Launching a truly “global” stablecoin is likely to get more difficult in the coming year as a result of the guidance, which advises regulators to keep such projects on a short leash.
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S. Korean Regulator Says NFTs Are Not Virtual Assets: Report
Seoul will follow FATF guidance on the matter of NFTs and its regulation.
Gyeongbokg palace in Seoul. (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)

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FATF Crypto Guidance Looks to Bring Industry in Line With Banks
The message from the regulator is countries have to implement these standards now.
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Tether Enlists Startup to Help It Comply With Money Laundering Rules
The stablecoin issuer has started a trial partnership with Notabene, whose software tracks crypto transactions.
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FATF Will Finally Publish Crypto Anti-Money Laundering Guidance Next Week
President Marcus Pleyer said the watchdog now expects countries to implement its “Travel Rule” guidance as soon as possible.
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Tom Emmer
US Reps. Emmer, Soto Reintroduce Legislation to Clarify 'Money Transmitter' Designation
The congressmen called proposed guidance from the Financial Action Taskforce "concerning."
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BitMEX, Deribit Tap Shyft Network for FATF ‘Travel Rule’ Solution
Shyft’s Veriscope product now boasts some 35 crypto service providers including Binance, Bitfinex, Tether and Huobi.
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Between Binance and FATF, More Attention Turns to Crypto Compliance: BitGo's Horowitz
Former Coinbase executive Jeff Horowitz surveys the world of crypto regulation.
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The Case for Collaborating on Crypto Regulations
An OpenVASP board member looks to Switzerland as a model for self-regulatory action for crypto.
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Shyft Network co-founder Joseph Weinberg
Ethereum-Based Shyft Network Launches, Aims for FATF-Compliant DeFi
The mainnet will host a “decentralized SWIFT” and look to connect DeFi pools without sacrificing composability.
Shyft Network co-founder Joseph Weinberg