Switzerland's government plans to accommodate the blockchain sector within existing financial laws, but with a few tweaks.
The CFTC has published a request for input to learn more about ethereum and its underlying blockchain network.
U.S. Treasury Department Under Secretary Sigal Mandelker called for global efforts to police malicious actors' use of cryptocurrencies.
G20 leaders declared that they would regulate crypto to mitigate financial crimes in a statement after this weekend's summit.
Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein called for a multinational approach to regulating cryptocurrencies Sunday.
Taiwanese legislator Jason Hsu wants the island to create a new business category for cryptocurrency activities, he said Friday.
The SEC's new FinHub is being launched with the aim of facilitating interactions with fintech startups, including ICO issuers.
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are asking SEC chair Jay Clayton to provide clarity on when token sales are classified as securities.
More than 80 representatives from a variety of cryptocurrency projects and companies spent four hours calling for clarity around ICOs and tokens.
U.S. Representative Tom Emmer plans to introduce three blockchain-focused bills to Congress in the coming weeks aimed at spurring development.