Russia Likely to Mandate Identity Checks for Bitcoin Purchases
Russia’s deputy finance minister said this week that cryptocurrency purchasers will be required to prove their identity under forthcoming regulations.
A lawmaker in Nebraska has filed a trio of bills focused on blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
New cryptocurrency laws are expected to be introduced to the Russia's national legislature on Dec. 28.
A bill introduced by New York Assemblyman Ron Kim would launch pilot programs testing cryptocurrencies as a community monetary system.
The South Korean government is considering a range of policy options in order to curb what it called an "overheating of virtual currency speculation."
Russia may have a finalized cryptocurrency trading bill by the end of the summer, according to a senior lawmaker.