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Russia Postpones Its Crypto Law Again, Now Blaming Coronavirus

After facing multiple delays, the adoption of Russia’s major cryptocurrency law will be postponed again, now due to the coronav...

Bank of France Launches Experiment Program on Central Bank Digital Currency

As a number of global jurisdictions like the Bahamas and Sweden are already testing their central bank digital currencies (CBDC...

Former CFTC Chair Looks to Digital Dollar Beyond COVID-19 Stimulus

The digital dollar has been the talk of the crypto world this week. Drafts of the COVID-19 stimulus bill first included and the...

Malta Denies Two Crypto Exchanges Have License to Operate

The Malta Financial Services Authority, or MFSA, has issued an alert on March 25 about two crypto exchanges that do not have li...

No Evidence of Crypto-Related Charge in Maduro Drug Cases

Several Venezuelan leaders recently came under fire for alleged criminal acts, although, contrary to initial impressions, the s...

Singapore Grants Crypto License Exemptions to Ripple, Coinbase and Binance

While Singapore recently adopted specific cryptocurrency legislation — the Payment Services Act (PSA) — in January 2020, it tur...

California Governor Namedrops Bitcoin in Speech About ‘Extraordinarily Bad People’

California Governor Gavin Newsom warned the public against Bitcoin (BTC) fraudsters during his live speech about the coronaviru...

Feds Fight Motion to Dismiss Case Against One Coin Crypto Scam Lawyer

The United States government has stood by its evidence presented against alleged OneCoin money launderer and former attorney Ma...

United States CFTC Cements Parameters for Physical Delivery of Traded Crypto

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or CFTC, has publicized clarity on physical digital asset delivery as it applies...

Major Crypto Player-Backed PAC to use Tokens to ‘Vote’ for Candidates

One of the hot button issues for elections in the United States is separating money and politics. At the center of this topic i...