Venezuela Legalizes Crypto Mining but Will Force Industry Into National Pool
The Venezuelan agency responsible for regulating cryptos has legalized the mining industry, but in the process mandated it be centralized under government control.
The National Assembly is pushing for a delay to the tax proposal to allow exchanges more time to prepare.
The Securities Clarity Act deserves the crypto community's support because it's technology-agnostic, limited in scope and respects precedent.
Changes to the law will bring Russia's crypto users more protections against fraud, said Mikhail Mishustin.
The man is alleged to have fleeced 2,200 victims in the U.S. and 45 other countries, netting $3.5 million via payments in bitcoin and other digital assets.
The now-renamed California department responsible for the regulation of financial services will soon have more powers to supervise the cryptocurrency industry.