Following the early 2019 initiation of North Dakota's deep dive into blockchain use cases, a state representative who was a leader in the study, mentioned a future digital asset concept for the region.
Crypto regulation is an umbrella term for the network of laws, statutes and legal practices surrounding the crypto and blockchain industries. Since Bitcoin's 2008 white paper, the legal status of these industries has been the subject of a huge amount of conversation. Lawmakers and regulators have had to cope with an entirely new set of concerns. Some governments have reacted hostilely, seeing crypto as a threat to monetary control. Others have embraced the industry for its capacity to link distant economies and facilitate trustless transactions across the globe. But most of the world is still figuring out exactly how to legislate, regulate and prosecute the set of laws surrounding such a young industry.
As Trump clamps down on Chinese social media in the U.S., tech in general becomes subject to nationalism.1735
Konstantin Ignatov is probably breathing a sigh of relief today.3423
California authorities recently came out with a fresh cautionary statement on crypto crime.3161
Iran’s government OKs power plants mining crypto as the country moves forward with a national strategy for cryptocurrency mining.3565
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority’s new request for digital assets activities adds more confusion to the regulatory environment.1746
Government authorities and executives at Free Economic Zone “Bishkek” are reportedly involved in running a large-scale illegal mining farm.1720
Republic is trying to swap one SEC exemption for another to move its security token from the private to public markets.840
North Korean hackers are reportedly using untraceable altcoins to convert stolen cryptocurrencies into cash.7175
Peirce’s successful confirmation was announced on Aug. 6 in a statement from SEC Chairman Jay Clayton and fellow Commissioners.3538
Kazakhstan’s Ministry of the Economy wants to tax crypto mining in an effort to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.1973
Grayscale Ethereum Trust files to become an SEC reporting company amidst the Ethereum bull run.4164
State-owned commercial banks in China are reportedly testing a wallet for the country's forthcoming digital yuan.4598
One of the main operators of the now-shuttered streaming site movie2k.to has forfeited over $30 million worth of crypto to German police.2280
Forsage members are courting a high risk with the Philippines' securities regulator.3581