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China Offers Global Regulatory Guidelines For CBDC

China has proposed a set of global guidelines on Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) to help other central banks towards the development of their respective CBDCs. The announcement comes in the wake of many western countries showing great interest in launching their sovereign digital asset as the world moves towards a more digital future in

China has proposed a set of global guidelines on Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) to help other central banks towards the development of their respective CBDCs. The announcement comes in the wake of many western countries showing great interest in launching their sovereign digital asset as the world moves towards a more digital future in

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Gary Gensler New SEC lead
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Gary Gensler Set to Appear For SEC Chairman Confirmation Hearing, Crypto Community optimistic

Gary Gensler, the Joe Biden nominee for SEC chief is all set to appear before the Senate for the confirmation hearing today. Gensler who earlier headed the CFTC is a known crypto advocate and thus many in the crypto community are hopeful of a positive regulatory approach from the new SEC chief. Excerpt from SEC

Gary Gensler, the Joe Biden nominee for SEC chief is all set to appear before the Senate for the confirmation hearing today. Gensler who earlier headed the CFTC is a known crypto advocate and thus many in the crypto community are hopeful of a positive regulatory approach from the new SEC chief. Excerpt from SEC

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Calls Top Financial Regulators Meeting to Discuss Recent Market Volatility

Janet Yellen, US Treasury Secretary has called for a meeting of top financial regulators to discuss the recent market volatility owing to a massive price surge in GameStop(GME), AMC, and Silver courtesy of social media frenzy especially Reddit. Yellen would reportedly talk to the head of the SEC, CFTC, and the Federal Reserve, as per

Janet Yellen, US Treasury Secretary has called for a meeting of top financial regulators to discuss the recent market volatility owing to a massive price surge in GameStop(GME), AMC, and Silver courtesy of social media frenzy especially Reddit. Yellen would reportedly talk to the head of the SEC, CFTC, and the Federal Reserve, as per

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SEC Comm’r Hester Pierce Believes Regulating DeFi Would Be Challenging

Hester Pierce, the SEC commissioner in a recent interview claimed that they are actively following the decentralized finance(DeFi) space. She assured that SEC is continuously working to ensure the nascent industry is regulated by the rule of law. However, Pierce also revealed that the SEC is finding it quite difficult to regulate the decentralized finance

Hester Pierce, the SEC commissioner in a recent interview claimed that they are actively following the decentralized finance(DeFi) space. She assured that SEC is continuously working to ensure the nascent industry is regulated by the rule of law. However, Pierce also revealed that the SEC is finding it quite difficult to regulate the decentralized finance

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U.S. Citizens May Have to Report Off-Shore Crypto Holdings As per Latest FinCEN Notice

Latest notice from FinCEN intends to subject digital currencies held in overseas accounts to Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts Reporting (FBAR) regime. At present, tax-paying citizens in the US with a foreign financial interest that might include a foreign bank account or brokerage account above $10,000 are required to adhere to the FBAR and submit

Latest notice from FinCEN intends to subject digital currencies held in overseas accounts to Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts Reporting (FBAR) regime. At present, tax-paying citizens in the US with a foreign financial interest that might include a foreign bank account or brokerage account above $10,000 are required to adhere to the FBAR and submit

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CHINA bitcoin
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China and Hong Kong Cracks Down on Crypto as Markets See Red

Regulators in Hong Kong have stated that all crypto trading exchanges and companies need to be regulated regardless of whether they’re selling securities or not. China is also being heavy handed with crypto as its CBDC testing continues.  According to Reuters, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) had previously placed an ‘opt in’ regulatory framework

Regulators in Hong Kong have stated that all crypto trading exchanges and companies need to be regulated regardless of whether they’re selling securities or not. China is also being heavy handed with crypto as its CBDC testing continues.  According to Reuters, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) had previously placed an ‘opt in’ regulatory framework

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US Regulator Comptroller Of The Currency (OCC) Looks Into Crypto; Seeks Public Input

The United States Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) published a post on its official website requesting the public to comment on the revision of regulations pertaining to digital activities.  OCC’s Latest Interest In Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies have come a long way since their origin. While some express utmost hate towards digital assets, a few

The United States Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) published a post on its official website requesting the public to comment on the revision of regulations pertaining to digital activities.  OCC’s Latest Interest In Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies have come a long way since their origin. While some express utmost hate towards digital assets, a few

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BitMEX Bitcoin Futures BTC
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Breaking News: BitMEX Restricts Japanese Traders From Its Platform; Here’s Why

BitMex will bar Japanese traders from its platform. In a notice released some few minutes ago, the Seychelles-based cryptocurrency derivatives platform said effective April 30, new traders from Japan will be barred from creating accounts while registered clients won’t be able to place new orders from May 1. This is in response to a new

BitMex will bar Japanese traders from its platform. In a notice released some few minutes ago, the Seychelles-based cryptocurrency derivatives platform said effective April 30, new traders from Japan will be barred from creating accounts while registered clients won’t be able to place new orders from May 1. This is in response to a new

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Libra
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After U.S. Congress’s Injuries, Libra Sets To Face A Greater Threat

The Japanese minister of Finance, Taro Aso appealed to other G-7 finance ministers to take necessary assessments of Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, Libra. Looking Beyond Existing Regulations He urged them suggesting that Finance ministries of these regions access the project beyond existing financial regulations for any potential challenges that present regulations might overlook. According to Aso,

The Japanese minister of Finance, Taro Aso appealed to other G-7 finance ministers to take necessary assessments of Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, Libra. Looking Beyond Existing Regulations He urged them suggesting that Finance ministries of these regions access the project beyond existing financial regulations for any potential challenges that present regulations might overlook. According to Aso,

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south korea crypto regulation
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South Korean Government to Run Second Study Group on Blockchain Regulation

The South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT has announced plans to run a follow-up study on blockchain regulations. The study is a part of the South Korean government’s science and tech initiative aimed at figuring out how to improve blockchain regulation. This is part of the government’s plan to increase crypto adoption within its

The South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT has announced plans to run a follow-up study on blockchain regulations. The study is a part of the South Korean government’s science and tech initiative aimed at figuring out how to improve blockchain regulation. This is part of the government’s plan to increase crypto adoption within its

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ICO Regulations: Lithuania to Tightens Regulations After US Guidelines

Following the decision of the US SEC on ICO and digital assets, Lithuania to has cleared its stance on ICO’s. According to the recent report, the country is planning to beef up control on activities on ICO’s to prevent them from being used for malpractices. Lithuania looks to ensure better consumer protection with ICO regulation

Following the decision of the US SEC on ICO and digital assets, Lithuania to has cleared its stance on ICO’s. According to the recent report, the country is planning to beef up control on activities on ICO’s to prevent them from being used for malpractices. Lithuania looks to ensure better consumer protection with ICO regulation

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TRON Restricts Gambling DApps Access In Japan To Comply With Law

One of the reasons Tron is respected in the crypto industry is because it respects the existing regulation and believes in working with regulators rather than competing with them. A similar approach was seen when Tron chose to comply with the promotion and R&D regulations with respect to gambling app in Japan. Japanese regulations prohibit

One of the reasons Tron is respected in the crypto industry is because it respects the existing regulation and believes in working with regulators rather than competing with them. A similar approach was seen when Tron chose to comply with the promotion and R&D regulations with respect to gambling app in Japan. Japanese regulations prohibit

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Bahrain’s Central Bank Issues Draft on Crypto Regulations, Nations Attempts To Become “Crypto Oasis”

Regulations have been a critical hurdle that limited growth and adoption of cryptocurrency across the globe. But as cryptocurrencies are getting popular and the positives of it becoming more visible, regulators are trying their best to regulate it than eliminate it. The recent addition to this list is Bahrain, where the Central Bank has issued

Regulations have been a critical hurdle that limited growth and adoption of cryptocurrency across the globe. But as cryptocurrencies are getting popular and the positives of it becoming more visible, regulators are trying their best to regulate it than eliminate it. The recent addition to this list is Bahrain, where the Central Bank has issued

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Ohio Accepts Tax Payment in Bitcoin

Beginning from this week, Ohio becomes the first state to accept tax payment in Bitcoin. Reporting to Wall street journal, companies in Ohio who are willing to pay tax bills via Bitcoin should visit “ohiocrypto.com”. By registering over the websites, businesses will be able to pay an array of taxes (notably 23 taxes) including tax

Beginning from this week, Ohio becomes the first state to accept tax payment in Bitcoin. Reporting to Wall street journal, companies in Ohio who are willing to pay tax bills via Bitcoin should visit “ohiocrypto.com”. By registering over the websites, businesses will be able to pay an array of taxes (notably 23 taxes) including tax

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Regulation News

SEC won’t be Bending Rules for Cryptocurrency: SEC Chairman

The SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, in an interview to CNBC, said that the agency will not change or amend rules to accommodate cryptocurrencies while defining what is or what not is a security. He added that it is because of the current rules that USA has been able to build a USD 19 trillion securities market.

The SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, in an interview to CNBC, said that the agency will not change or amend rules to accommodate cryptocurrencies while defining what is or what not is a security. He added that it is because of the current rules that USA has been able to build a USD 19 trillion securities market.