Crypto Regulation

Indian regulators postpone introducing the “anti-cryptocurrency” bill.

The Indian government earlier revealed that it is drafting a bill that would ban the use of all cryptocurrencies in the country. But the bill is not included in the agenda published by the Lok Sabha, the lower house...

Iranian government increases power tariffs for cryptocurrency miners

According to local news agency IRIB News, the Iranian regulators have tightened the regulations on the cryptocurrency miners in the country. In addition to power tariffs, regulators have announced a bounty for exposing illegal mining operations in the country....

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...

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...

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Brazilian authorities seize $33 million worth of cryptocurrencies in a money laundering case.

Authorities in Brazil have seized over $33 million in a crypto laundering investigation involving more than a dozen fictitious...