Browsing the "People’s Bank of China" Tag

China’s Central Bank Moves to Restrict Free Crypto Giveaways

| Yogita Khatri

The People's Bank of China, the country's central bank, is looking to clamp down on airdrops – free distributions of crypto tokens.

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China’s Crypto Exchanges Didn’t Just Survive – They’re Thriving

| Wolfie Zhao

Months after China's government shut down domestic order book exchanges, the platforms that originally offered them are finding new ways to thrive.

Most Influential in Blockchain 2017 #6: Yao Qian

| Bailey Reutzel & Pete Rizzo

Call it the biggest short in history. China took plenty of actions against cryptocurrencies in 2017, banning ICOs, shutting down domestic exchanges…

PBoC Research Lead: ‘Crucial’ to Issue Central Bank Cryptocurrency Soon

| Sujha Sundararajan

The lead cryptocurrency researcher at the People's Bank of China has said it is "crucial" to issue digital legal tender as soon as possible.

Bitcoin Exchange BTCC Sets Deadline for Yuan Withdrawals

| Stan Higgins

China's oldest bitcoin exchange has released new details on how it will end yuan trading following a crackdown by the domestic government.

Bitcoin OTC Service Suspends Trading Citing China Pressure

| Stan Higgins

China-based BitKan has announced it will freeze over-the-counter trading on its cryptocurrency service, citing pressure from local regulators.

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China Outlaws ICOs: Financial Regulators Order Halt on Token Trading

| Tian Chuan & Rachel-Rose O'Leary

New statements from China's financial regulators call for a halt on all token trading and for the commencement of customer refunds.

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Report: China’s Regulators Close to Taking Action Against ICOs

| Chuan Tian

Reports from anonymous sources in China indicate the country's top financial regulator may be close to cracking down on initial coin offerings.

PBoC Advisor: Government Should Mandate ICO Disclosure Standards

| Wolfie Zhao

Regulators must mandate a standard for information disclosure amidst the recent spate of ICOs, says an advisor to China's central bank.

Former People’s Bank of China Official to Give Cryptocurrency Lecture

| Chuan Tian

A former official of China's central bank is set to give a lecture on cryptocurrencies later this month.