Tuesday, April 20, 2021
South Korea’s regulators have announced a new crackdown on crypto-related illegal activity amidst the ongoing digital assets trading boom, local news outlet Yonhap News Agency reported today.“There is a need to pay special attention...
Li Bo, a deputy governor of People’s Bank of China (PBoC), the country’s central bank, said over the weekend that Bitcoin and stablecoins are ‘alternative investments’ in the eyes of the law.Breaking: Li Bo, deputy...
According to news outlet Bloomberg, Marc Berger, who stepped down from his role at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in January, will join New York-based Simpson Thacher in June. Berger was instrumental in...
The island-nation of Macau is inching closer to the launch of its state-backed digital currency as it looks to shed off money launderers and fraudsters from the casinos and gambling dens that dot the city,...
Any of the government’s efforts to ban Bitcoin would be “foolish,” said Hester Peirce (aka “Crypto Mom”), a very Bitcoin-friendly commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), during a MarketWatch virtual conference earlier this week. “I think...
Cardano’s strategy in Africa could face a setback following the intensification of civil war in Ethiopia. There’s even wide speculation that Charles Hoskinson’s cryptic messages about birds landing refer to closing an Ethiopian government contract.But,...
Why did South Korea just say 'no' to a Bitcoin ETF listing on its stock exchange? Earn up to 12% APY...
As the race for the title of America’s first Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) rages on, digital assets investment giant Grayscale today revealed that launching such a product was its goal from the very start.“Grayscale first...
The Central Bank of Argentina is asking local banks to scrutinize clients that hold Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and engage in business or trading activities using the assets, local news reports from last week showed.Argentina's...
Shortly after getting a court authorization to obtain records of cryptocurrency exchange Circle’s customers, the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is now seeking to get access to similar data from trading platform Kraken.“Those who transact...