Regulation

‘A Lot of Work’ Still Needs to Happen for Libra to Become Real

PayPal representatives have said they remain cautious about the future of Facebook’s planned stablecoin Libra, according to a S...

EU Needs Own Digital ‘EuroCoin’ to Compete With Libra, Says France

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has said that Europe should consider its own “public digital currency” that could challe...

BNY Mellon to Act as Transfer Agent for Bitwise’s Proposed Bitcoin ETF

Bank of New York Mellon has been appointed to serve as transfer agent and administrator of  Bitwise Asset Management’s proposed...

Libra Stablecoin Tied to Major Currencies, Maybe Not Yuan

Social media giant Facebook, which is currently trying to get regulatory approval for its Libra stablecoin project, reportedly ...

Facebook Hires Lobbying Firm to Ease Regulatory Pressure on Libra

Facebook has hired a Washington-based lobbying firm to help it grapple with the negative responses sparked by the announcement ...

Is Bitcoin Protected as Speech Under the 1st Amendment? Experts Answer

There is a concept that exists in the crypto space that effectively states: Bitcoin (BTC) is code, code is speech and speech is...

ICO Rating Settles With SEC Over Alleged Anti-Touting Violations

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Russian analytical agency ICO Rating for $268,998 for vi...

New York Court Rules That State Attorney Has Jurisdiction Over Bitfinex

The New York State Supreme Court has ruled that the New York Office of the Attorney General (NYAG) has jurisdiction over crypto...

Binance to Resume US Operations Within Two Months, Predicts CEO CZ

Changpeng Zhao, CEO of major cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has predicted that Binance will resume crypto-to-fiat operations ...

US Financial Regulators Reach $7M Settlement Over PlexCorps ICO

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reached a multi-million dollar settlement with PlexCorps owner D...