Crypto Regulation

Telegram asks court to dismiss the lawsuit filed by the SEC

Encrypted messaging giant has asked the court to drop the lawsuit filed by the US SEC on its cryptocurrency Gram. In a recent filing to the Southern District of New York on Tuesday, Telegram refuted all allegations made by...

New Ukrainian law requires citizens to disclose how much cryptocurrency they own

The new amendment to Ukraine's Corruption Prevention Law would require citizens to disclose how much cryptocurrency they own. The law also requires to report the amount of cryptocurrency owned by one's close relatives. Corruption Prevention Law was introduced in...

Kraken founder Jesse Powell believes altcoin hype will soon fade off

Jesse Powell, the man behind one of the worlds leading crypto exchange Kraken, expressed his opinion about the current situation of cryptocurrency markets. In an interview with Ivan On Tech, Powell said that the altcoin hype would soon fade...

Switzerland-based cryptocurrency bank SEBA receives regulatory clearance to go live

The cryptocurrency bank SEBA was established in April 2018 and received a banking license in August of this year. The Swiss cryptocurrency bank is now live for customers in the country. According to the CEO of the bank Guido...

Libra’s co-creator says users’ social and financial data will not be linked.

Libra Co-creator and the head economist at Calibra Christian Catalini confirmed that users' social media data and financial data would always remain separate. Facebook has been facing criticism from authorities all over the world as the social media giant...

UAE authorities begin drafting regulations for the use of cryptocurrencies

The financial regulators in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have begun drafting regulations for the implementation and use of cryptocurrencies in the country. The founder of DeVere Group, Nigel Green, wrote in The Khaleej Times that UAE is preparing...

Former PBoC head says Libra would work better under IMF

The former boss of the People's Bank of China Zhou Xiaochuan, has made remarks about Facebook's Libra. In his opinion, Libra would work better under the IMF. Facebook's cryptocurrency has less chance of succeeding outside the control of mainstream...

Bank of Russia is considering to issue its own cryptocurrency

The head of the Central Bank of Russia, Elvira Nabiullina, while speaking in Duma, confirmed that they are actively studying how various digital currencies pilots are working in other countries. However, the central bank stands against the issuance of...

Binance to assist Ukraine in establishing the legal status of cryptocurrencies in the country

Binance recently announced that they signed an MoU with the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine to help the country in establishing the potential legal status of virtual assets and currencies in the country. The crypto giant would also...

Hong Kong financial authority publishes new crypto exchange regulations

Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) published new rules on Wednesday that would allow crypto exchanges to obtain a license from the financial authority. The new regulations did not receive a warm welcome from the crypto community. According to...

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TRON founder Justin Sun confirms investment in Poloniex crypto exchange

During a joint Tron-Poloniex live streaming on Twitter, Justin Sun revealed that Tron was among several investors in the...