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bitlicense
Legal & Tax
bitlicense
Legal & Tax

What is BitLicense? Why it’s important?

A business license granted for the activities involving virtual currencies is BitLicense. It contains a set of regulations that are issued by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS). In order to regulate the digital currency like bitcoin, the framework of this regulation covers those that are located, reside, conducts business or have

A business license granted for the activities involving virtual currencies is BitLicense. It contains a set of regulations that are issued by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS). In order to regulate the digital currency like bitcoin, the framework of this regulation covers those that are located, reside, conducts business or have

coinbase e-money license
Regulation News
coinbase e-money license
Regulation News

UK FCA Grants Coinbase E-Money License

In its latest announcement, Coinbase has received the e-money license from the Financial Conduct Authority of the UK that involves regulation compliance. This move will help the exchange in expanding its business in UK and EU. Coinbase E-money license from UK FCA Coinbase, one of the world’s largest and most popular cryptocurrency exchanges, has obtained

In its latest announcement, Coinbase has received the e-money license from the Financial Conduct Authority of the UK that involves regulation compliance. This move will help the exchange in expanding its business in UK and EU. Coinbase E-money license from UK FCA Coinbase, one of the world’s largest and most popular cryptocurrency exchanges, has obtained

google ban crypto ads
Editors' Picks
google ban crypto ads
Editors' Picks

Google Bans Cryptocurrency & ICO Related Ads In Its Latest Policy

Google in its latest policy has banned any cryptocurrency and ICO ads covering exchanges, wallets and trading advice that will get into action in June 2018. The move which is basically to safeguard consumers also includes the ban on crypto related ads for crypto aggregators and affiliates. Google’s “new restricted financial products policy” bans crypto

Google in its latest policy has banned any cryptocurrency and ICO ads covering exchanges, wallets and trading advice that will get into action in June 2018. The move which is basically to safeguard consumers also includes the ban on crypto related ads for crypto aggregators and affiliates. Google’s “new restricted financial products policy” bans crypto

thailand cryptocurrency
Regulation News
thailand cryptocurrency
Regulation News

Thailand Legalizing The Cryptocurrency & ICO Market

Thailand Central Bank confirms that cryptocurrency will be legalized for which all the regulatory powers of this sector will be given completely to the country’s ICO friendly SEC. The law would be finalized within this month. Thailand SEC to regulate the crypto industry completely! The Central Bank of Thailand has finally confirmed its plan to

Thailand Central Bank confirms that cryptocurrency will be legalized for which all the regulatory powers of this sector will be given completely to the country’s ICO friendly SEC. The law would be finalized within this month. Thailand SEC to regulate the crypto industry completely! The Central Bank of Thailand has finally confirmed its plan to

bitcoin tax
Legal & Tax
bitcoin tax
Legal & Tax

Got a Bitcoin Tax Notice… Here’s What to Do!

Just last month, the Indian Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) issued a tax notice to 1L cryptocurrency investors. The summon was sent to these investors that ordered them to present the documents and evidence for the questions asked in there. Also, read… Taxman Crushes the “Giancarlos Party” for Indian Bitcoin Investors Any kind of notice or communication

Just last month, the Indian Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) issued a tax notice to 1L cryptocurrency investors. The summon was sent to these investors that ordered them to present the documents and evidence for the questions asked in there. Also, read… Taxman Crushes the “Giancarlos Party” for Indian Bitcoin Investors Any kind of notice or communication

cryptoJacking
Wiki
cryptoJacking
Wiki

Cryptojacking: How Hackers Are Using Your Computer To Mine Cryptocurrencies?

Well…. My dear fellow bitcoin, ethereum and number of other precious cryptocurrency enthusiasts, the thing we love most is seeing those green numbers in the market that screams “rise in prices”. Right! Oh, we all do! But do you know what comes with price rise, a lot of mining! Well, I won’t be getting into

Well…. My dear fellow bitcoin, ethereum and number of other precious cryptocurrency enthusiasts, the thing we love most is seeing those green numbers in the market that screams “rise in prices”. Right! Oh, we all do! But do you know what comes with price rise, a lot of mining! Well, I won’t be getting into

china DIgital Currency
Blockchain News
china DIgital Currency
Blockchain News

PBOC Announces China Digital Currency Called ‘DCEP’

Zhou Xiaochuan announced that the central bank PBoC is developing its own digital currency called DCEP. The DC in the name represents the digital currency while EP is for electronic payments. Also, read… PBOC Disallows Bitcoin Payments But Interested In Digital Currency China digital currency DCEP (digital currency electronic payment) Chinese Central Bank, People’s Bank of

Zhou Xiaochuan announced that the central bank PBoC is developing its own digital currency called DCEP. The DC in the name represents the digital currency while EP is for electronic payments. Also, read… PBOC Disallows Bitcoin Payments But Interested In Digital Currency China digital currency DCEP (digital currency electronic payment) Chinese Central Bank, People’s Bank of

PBOC digital currency
Regulation News
PBOC digital currency
Regulation News

PBOC Disallows Bitcoin Payments But Interested In Digital Currency

Chinese Central Bank PBoC’s governor, Zhou Xiaochuan stated that it doesn’t allow the payments made in bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies as they don’t favor speculative products. Though the bank is interested in the digital money. Also, read… Waltonchain Alibaba Cloud Partners For Smart City In China People’s Bank of China (PBoC) doesn’t allow crypto payments Over

Chinese Central Bank PBoC’s governor, Zhou Xiaochuan stated that it doesn’t allow the payments made in bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies as they don’t favor speculative products. Though the bank is interested in the digital money. Also, read… Waltonchain Alibaba Cloud Partners For Smart City In China People’s Bank of China (PBoC) doesn’t allow crypto payments Over

indian bitcoin
Bitcoin News
indian bitcoin
Bitcoin News

Indian Bitcoin Companies Found Loophole to Accept Cryptocurrencies

After remarks by Indian govt. on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies being an illegal tender, Indian bitcoin companies have found a loophole in it. By capitalization on this loophole, businesses are accepting bitcoin among other cryptocurrencies, apparently without breaking the law.   Also, read… FUD Alert: No Mention of Bitcoin or Cryptocurrency in New Cabinet Bill by Indian Govt. Indian bitcoin companies

After remarks by Indian govt. on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies being an illegal tender, Indian bitcoin companies have found a loophole in it. By capitalization on this loophole, businesses are accepting bitcoin among other cryptocurrencies, apparently without breaking the law.   Also, read… FUD Alert: No Mention of Bitcoin or Cryptocurrency in New Cabinet Bill by Indian Govt. Indian bitcoin companies

japanese bitcoin
Regulation News
japanese bitcoin
Regulation News

Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Bit Station & FSHO Ordered To Suspend Their Business

Two Japanese Bitcoin exchanges FSHO and Bit Station ordered to suspend most of their cryptocurrency exchange operations for the period of one month. Inadequate security measures have been the point of FSA’s decision which is also establishing a study group for cryptocurrency exchange industry. Also read… Coinbase Develops Crypto Index Fund With BitcoinAnd 3 Other Cryptocurrencies One

Two Japanese Bitcoin exchanges FSHO and Bit Station ordered to suspend most of their cryptocurrency exchange operations for the period of one month. Inadequate security measures have been the point of FSA’s decision which is also establishing a study group for cryptocurrency exchange industry. Also read… Coinbase Develops Crypto Index Fund With BitcoinAnd 3 Other Cryptocurrencies One

fraudulent ICO
ICO & IEO News
fraudulent ICO
ICO & IEO News

Will ICO Issuers Face Lawsuits In Near Future

According to a recent study, ICOs are going to encounter a rise in the legal proceedings against the fraudulent ICO projects. With the increasing ICO scam examples, SEC USA has already asked for the registration of platforms that only fires the possibility of these lawsuits coming sooner than later. Also, read… SEC Slams Hard At Online

According to a recent study, ICOs are going to encounter a rise in the legal proceedings against the fraudulent ICO projects. With the increasing ICO scam examples, SEC USA has already asked for the registration of platforms that only fires the possibility of these lawsuits coming sooner than later. Also, read… SEC Slams Hard At Online

japan FSA
Regulation News
japan FSA
Regulation News

Japan FSA Issues Notice To Cryptocurrency Exchanges After Coincheck Hack

The Japanese financial regulators have issued notices to several cryptocurrency exchanges to halt their businesses while ordering Coincheck to make improvements in their attempt to protect the interests of consumers after the debacle of $500 million Coincheck hack. Also, read… Japan Cryptocurrency Exchanges Form a Self-Regulatory Body Punishments over Security after Coincheck hack The financial regulator has ordered

The Japanese financial regulators have issued notices to several cryptocurrency exchanges to halt their businesses while ordering Coincheck to make improvements in their attempt to protect the interests of consumers after the debacle of $500 million Coincheck hack. Also, read… Japan Cryptocurrency Exchanges Form a Self-Regulatory Body Punishments over Security after Coincheck hack The financial regulator has ordered

monero Hard Fork
Altcoin News
monero Hard Fork
Altcoin News

Highly Anticipated Monero Hard Fork MoneroV Coming Soon

Monero (XMR), one of the popular and leading anonymous coins is gearing up for its Monero hard fork MoneroV (XMV) on March 14. With a limited supply of 256 million, its airdrop will distribute 10 MoneroV for every Monero one holds. Also read: What are Cryptocurrency Forks?- Everything You Need to Know about Hard Fork and

Monero (XMR), one of the popular and leading anonymous coins is gearing up for its Monero hard fork MoneroV (XMV) on March 14. With a limited supply of 256 million, its airdrop will distribute 10 MoneroV for every Monero one holds. Also read: What are Cryptocurrency Forks?- Everything You Need to Know about Hard Fork and

SEC news
Bitcoin News
SEC news
Bitcoin News

SEC News: No Action Against Poloniex Only If Gets Acquired by Circle

Following to the Poloniex acquisition by Circle in an undisclosed deal, a leaked slide has brought forth certain information that indicates SEC won’t be pursuing any action against Poloniex in light of this acquisition. SEC News(Leaked ): SEC relieving Poloniex It has been just a couple days when Circle acquired one of the biggest cryptocurrency

Following to the Poloniex acquisition by Circle in an undisclosed deal, a leaked slide has brought forth certain information that indicates SEC won’t be pursuing any action against Poloniex in light of this acquisition. SEC News(Leaked ): SEC relieving Poloniex It has been just a couple days when Circle acquired one of the biggest cryptocurrency

microsoft founder bill gates
Bitcoin News
microsoft founder bill gates
Bitcoin News

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates: Crypto Supporter Or A Crypto Villain?

The Microsoft founder Bill Gates said that the key feature of cryptocurrencies i.e. anonymity is aiding in illegal means causing the death of people in a direct way. This came as a shock as back in 2014, Gates supported bitcoin that is resulting in people bombarding the internet with their reactions. Crypto has caused deaths

The Microsoft founder Bill Gates said that the key feature of cryptocurrencies i.e. anonymity is aiding in illegal means causing the death of people in a direct way. This came as a shock as back in 2014, Gates supported bitcoin that is resulting in people bombarding the internet with their reactions. Crypto has caused deaths

porsche blockchain
Blockchain News
porsche blockchain
Blockchain News

After Volkswagen, Porsche Enters into Blockchain Industry

Porsche is currently testing Ethereum-based blockchain technology in its vehicles in collaboration with Europe-based startup XAIN. The German company is working on a new blockchain based business model and has successfully tested the blockchain application that is aimed towards improving the autonomous driving functions.   Porsche to leverage ethereum blockchain technology Just last week, Volkswagen announced

Porsche is currently testing Ethereum-based blockchain technology in its vehicles in collaboration with Europe-based startup XAIN. The German company is working on a new blockchain based business model and has successfully tested the blockchain application that is aimed towards improving the autonomous driving functions.   Porsche to leverage ethereum blockchain technology Just last week, Volkswagen announced

goldman sachs bitcoin
Bitcoin News
goldman sachs bitcoin
Bitcoin News

What “Circle Poloniex” Acquisition Means For Cryptocurrency Market?

Circle acquired one of the biggest crypto exchanges, Poloniex in a  $400 million deal on Monday. This event provides a clue for a rising Goldman Sachs – bitcoin interest. This combination would bring the Circle into an open competition with the biggest US exchange Coinbase. Acquisition of Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange by Circle  On Monday, the cryptocurrency startup and

Circle acquired one of the biggest crypto exchanges, Poloniex in a  $400 million deal on Monday. This event provides a clue for a rising Goldman Sachs – bitcoin interest. This combination would bring the Circle into an open competition with the biggest US exchange Coinbase. Acquisition of Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange by Circle  On Monday, the cryptocurrency startup and

Bank leumi, israel bitcoin payments
Bitcoin News
Bank leumi, israel bitcoin payments
Bitcoin News

Bank Leumi Ordered Not To Block Cryptocurrency Transactions

The Supreme court of Israel took a decision in support of the cryptocurrency exchange, Bits of Gold by issuing a temporary injunction that forbids the Bank Leumi to stop the activity of the bank account of the local crypto exchange that marks a small victory for the crypto community. In Israel bitcoin transactions affected early

The Supreme court of Israel took a decision in support of the cryptocurrency exchange, Bits of Gold by issuing a temporary injunction that forbids the Bank Leumi to stop the activity of the bank account of the local crypto exchange that marks a small victory for the crypto community. In Israel bitcoin transactions affected early

petro coin news
Altcoin News
petro coin news
Altcoin News

Petro Coin News: US Senate Wants Strict Action Against “Petro”

Robert Menendez, the US Senator wants Washington to take action against Venezuela’s newly launched oil-backed cryptocurrency, petro. The Democrat has raised his concern and has been vocal against petro coin in the past as well. US Senate, Robert Menendez calls for a crackdown on “Petro coin” Last week, Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro launched the much-awaited oil backed

Robert Menendez, the US Senator wants Washington to take action against Venezuela’s newly launched oil-backed cryptocurrency, petro. The Democrat has raised his concern and has been vocal against petro coin in the past as well. US Senate, Robert Menendez calls for a crackdown on “Petro coin” Last week, Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro launched the much-awaited oil backed

litecoin price
Altcoin News
litecoin price
Altcoin News

LTC News: Litecoin Price On Surge With LitePay Launch

Over the last few weeks, Litecoin price has seen an increase given its hard fork a couple of days back and the LitePay launch approaching. Riding on $230 currently, it has been expected that with today’s launch of LitePay, Litecoin will soon become the preferred choice as a mode of payment. LitePay: litecoin payment service

Over the last few weeks, Litecoin price has seen an increase given its hard fork a couple of days back and the LitePay launch approaching. Riding on $230 currently, it has been expected that with today’s launch of LitePay, Litecoin will soon become the preferred choice as a mode of payment. LitePay: litecoin payment service