Regulations

Can Political Fundraising Through Crypto Find Mainstream Acceptance?

A Reuters report published on Oct. 8 claimed that Japan’s internal affairs and communications minister, Sanae Takaichi, confirm...

Supreme Court of India Postpones Cryptocurrency Ban Hearing to November

The Supreme Court of India has postponed a hearing that would consider the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) ban on providing servi...

Blockchain to Lead in Payments and Asset Tokenization

Almost 23% of Digital Currency Group (DCG)’s portfolio firms believe that asset tokenization will be the next major use c...

UK’s Central Bank Establishes Provisions for Facebook’s Libra

The United Kingdom’s central bank has established provisions that Facebook’s yet-to-be-released Libra stablecoin must comply wi...

Republic of Abkhazia Develops Law Draft on Crypto Mining

The Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Abkhazia has developed a law draft on the settlement of cryptocurrency mining activi...

FinCEN Clarifies Money Transmission Regulations Pertaining to DApps

The United States Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has issued new guidance that contains its financial regulation ...

Bill Exempting Non-Custodial Crypto Services From Certain Laws Reintroduced to Congress

A bill exempting companies providing non-custodial crypto services from certain state money transmitting laws has been resubmit...

What We Know About Google Ads Allegedly Blacklisting ‘Ethereum’ as a Keyword

  On Jan. 10, Serbia-based smart contract auditing startup Decenter reported that Google has blacklisted keywords mentioning Et...

Malaysian Government Reportedly Still Undecided on Whether to Legalize Crypto

The Malaysian government is reportedly still undecided whether to legalize cryptocurrencies, English-language local media New S...

Thai Ministry of Finance Gives Digital Asset Business Licenses to Four Firms

The Thai Ministry of Finance has issued digital asset business licenses to four crypto-related firms, according to a notice pub...