Bitcoin Regulation

Why ATB Coin’s Legal Encounter Sets Precedent in New York for Future Securities Violations

If there’s anything to take away from this federal class-action suit, it’s that this new opinion on ATB Coin provides further g...

Chilean Government Introduces New Cryptocurrency and Fintech Regulation Bill to Congress

The Minister of Finance of the Chilean government Felipe Larraín announced the introduction of a bill regulating cryptocurrenci...

Thailand Is Opening Up to Crypto, One Step Closer to ICO and STO

Since July, Thailand and its Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have voiced their intent to legalize the local initial co...

Crypto Exchanges Collaborate With Bithumb to Freeze Stolen Funds After Major Hack

In late March, major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb lost around $18 million as a result of a hack. While the deta...

The Reserve Bank of India’s Regulatory Sandbox Accepts Blockchain, Excludes Crypto

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced the terms of its regulatory sandbox in report on April 18. Per the terms of the s...

US Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Calls for Clear Crypto Regulations

Andrew Yang, a United States Democratic presidential candidate for the 2020 elections, is advocating for clear regulations on d...

Institutional Crypto Trading Platform Bakkt May Seek New York BitLicense

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)-lead institutional cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt is considering acquiring a New York Bi...

US SEC and FINRA to Discuss Digital Assets at Joint Broker-Dealer Meeting in June

Two United States regulators, namely the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authori...

Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) will reportedly introduce new rules regarding cold wallets for storing cryptocurrencies...

Lack Of Standard Terms for Crypto Hampers Global Regulatory Response

The lack of standard global terminology for crypto assets is a major impediment for the adoption of clear regulatory policies i...