The Financial Action Task Force reportedly aims to develop compulsory rules for the world's cryptocurrency exchanges.
Coinbase has lost another appeal in a case brought by former customers of the defunct exchange Cryptsy, and the case will now proceed to a jury trial.
Taiwan will formally regulate bitcoin under anti-money laundering rules by the end of the year, says its minister of justice.
The government of Taiwan has moved a step closer to regulating bitcoin under existing anti-money laundering (AML) rules.
Europol has shut down an alleged drug trafficking operation that used cryptocurrencies to launder money from Spain to Colombia.
The Central Bank of Taiwan is eyeing new rules that would bring bitcoin under the island's existing anti-money laundering regulations.
An Arizonan bitcoin trader has been convicted for using the cryptocurrency to launder the proceeds of drug deals.
Two South Korean regulators are reportedly launching an investigation of banks' implementation of anti-money laundering procedures for exchanges.
Corrupt Brazilian officials have been caught allegedly using bitcoin to divert millions in public funds that were intended for prison supplies.
IMF head Christine Lagarde has argued that regulators could use blockchain technology itself to regulate cryptocurrencies