Bitcoin Regulation

Bakkt Announces Sept. 23 Launch of Futures and Custody Platform in US

Bakkt has announced the coming launch of its much-anticipated platform for daily and monthly futures in the United States in a ...

Bitcoin ETF Still Coming as SEC Concerns Largely Solved

The CEO of crypto index fund provider Bitwise Asset Management says he’s still positive about the prospect of United States reg...

New England Firm Settles with SEC Over Allegedly Unregistered $6.3M ICO

A New England-based firm has settled with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over an allegedly unregist...

US Crypto Holders Only Have a Few Days to Reply to the IRS 6173 Letter

Last month, the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) sent approximately 10,000 letters to cryptocurrency holders regard...

UK Advertising Watchdog Upholds Complaint Against BitMEX Bitcoin Ad

The United Kingdom’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld its complaint against a Bitcoin advertisement from top cr...

UK Crypto Regulation Is Changing, Recognition Looming at Long Last

The United Kingdom has long been a financial mecca. Ever since the Big Bang and the arrival of Thatcherism in the ‘80s, Britain...

New Zealand Rules Receiving Income in Bitcoin Is Legal, Taxable

New Zealand’s tax authorities have ruled that income in cryptocurrencies is legal and provided guidance on how exactly it...

SBI Holding’s VC Trade Crypto Exchange Integrates New KYC and AML Tech

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange VC Trade has integrated an anti-money laundering (AML) compliance technology developed by Taiw...

Crypto Trading App Robinhood Launching in UK Following FCA Approval

A subsidiary of United States-based stock and crypto trading app Robinhood has been approved to operate as a broker in the Unit...

Czech Republic to Impose Stricter Crypto Regulations than EU Requires

The Czech Republic is expected to enforce stricter oversight of cryptocurrencies than that required by the European Union’s blo...