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CFTC Plans to Seek Public Feedback on Ether

The latest report on Ethereum future contract unveiled that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is looking for an in-depth analysis of Etherum blockchain. Official announcement which was released on December 11, 2018 states that the commission would need a better understanding of ETH and how it goes beyond Bitcoin future. The statement reads as; The Commodity Futures… Read More »

Expert Opinion: Crypto Tale of Two Countries – India and China

Note: “This analysis is an adaptation from the work of Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro Key Highlights: India and China still have a hide and seek a relationship with cryptos Recent political and regulatory developments in India show a ray of hope China toughens stand on cryptos as it imposes a ban on Security Token Offerings (STO)… Read More »

Designate BTC & Cryptocurrencies as a Separate Asset Class: Bobby Lee Seconds Davidson’s View

US Congressmen Warren Davidson is planning to introduce a new legislation which will create a new unique asset class for the cryptocurrency. And he has found support from Bobby Lee, who took on Twitter to second the thought put forward by the congressman. Bill could get in regulatory clarity towards cryptocurrencies and ICO’s As certain sections of media… Read More »

6000 Cryptocurrency Laundering Cases Underlined by Japan Police From January to October 2018

The illegal use of cryptocurrency is often a topic of conversation these days. As reported by the officials from Japan, there were nearly 6000 cases suspected within a period of 10 months that are linked to the case of cryptocurrency laundering. On Thursday, the report has been revealed that these 6000 cases from January 2018 to October 2018… Read More »

US Rep. Warren Davidson Working on Regulating Cryptos & ICOs under Asset Class

Crypto friendly and Bitcoin bull, US Representative of Ohio, Warren Davidson recently announced a bill that will create another asset class and in turn regulate cryptos and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and have them exempt from the securities law.      Getting Tokenized Assets Exempt from Securities Law According to the local Ohio news source, at the four-day blockchain… Read More »

Stablecoins The Way Ahead on “Blockchain Island” says Malta’s Prime Minister

Malta has come up as a new crypto hub by providing much-required banking support to cryptocurrency businesses. As bringing changes to the banking regulations were not possible due to the risk associated with cryptocurrencies, the Maltese Prime Minister mentioned stable coins as a way for crypto businesses on the island to move ahead. Won’t intervene in banking regulation… Read More »

Italian Court Denies Registering Businesses Using Cryptocurrency

Businesses in Italy using cryptocurrency may no longer enjoy the mainstream benefits of decentralized economy. According to the reports, companies based on the crypto mechanism or employing cryptocurrency will not be eligible to register their business with Business Register. The news first broke out when an Italian Joint Stock company, named S.r.l (‘società a responsabilità limitata’) found using… Read More »

Two Rancho Cordova residents allegedly charged for Selling Narcotics on Social Media In Exchange for Bitcoin Payment

Local media of California region disclosed that a pair from Califonia’s city Rancho Cordova was indicted in possession of selling marijuana and psilocybin mushrooms on social media in exchange for the partial payment in cryptocurrency. Announced on November 29, 2018, by the U.S Attorney McGregor W.Scott, both residents of Rancho Cordova, namely Nathan Paul Barnes and Tiarra Maureen… Read More »