Lithuania's Ministry of Finance has issued guidelines on initial coin offerings (ICOs), outlining when cryptographic tokens would be viewed as securities and how each aspect of a token sale should be ... Read More
The U.S. Commodity and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has reportedly subpoenaed four cryptocurrency exchanges in a bid to obtain their trading data as part of an investigation into market manipulat... Read More
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), an intergovernmental organization that develops policies to tackle money laundering, is planning to develop binding rules for the world's cryptocurrency exchang... Read More
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has responded to a query about why it moved to block banks from dealing with cryptocurrency businesses earlier this year – but the reply isn't very telling.
Shri Var... Read More
South Korea's central bank has announced that it does not plan to launch its own digital currency over fears it could destabilize the economy.
According to The Korea Times on Monday, the BoK said t... Read More
FCoin Crypto Exchange Draws Fire for Controversial Business Model
China-based FCoin – a new crypto exchange launched in May that takes a novel revenue model – has come under the spotlight after its trading volumes appear to have almost immediately surpassed some of
Mt Gox to Enter Civil Rehabilitation in Major Win for Creditors
Creditors of the defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox just won a big victory.
According to a Friday release from Mt. Gox trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi, the exchange's ongoing bankruptcy proceedings have be
US Congressman: SEC's Stance on Ether Is 'Encouraging'
Congressman Tom Emmer has praised the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for clarifying that ethereum's native cryptocurrency, ether, is not a security.
As previously reported, last week
Bitcoin tumbles 8% after Japan watchdog orders exchanges to beef up practices against money laundering
Bitcoin prices fell roughly 9 percent Friday after Japan's financial regulator ordered several cryptocurrency exchanges to improve their practices against money laundering. The digital currency