Financial Stability Board: Blockchain Could Raise Cross-Border Data Issues
The Financial Stability Board has published a new report on fintech raising questions about data privacy and smart contracts.
Japan is reportedly planning to use the G20 meeting next week to call for combined efforts to combat cryptocurrency use in money laundering.
France and Germany have called for the G-20 to discuss cooperative action on cryptocurrencies ahead of a summit next month.
Cryptocurrencies are "an important item" on the agenda for next week's G20 summit, documents show.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has indicated he is planning to raise the subject of cryptocurrency regulation during an upcoming G20 summit.
France's finance minister is planning to push for a discussion on bitcoin regulation at a G-20 summit next spring.