India's largest cryptocurrency exchange will use Unstoppable Domains to create and host blockchain-based URLs, despite the nation's impending Bitcoin ban.
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.
Jerome Powell added that the Federal Reserve needs to consider the health of other markets when creating a digital currency.19941
"A Federal Reserve operational error resulted in disruption of service in several business lines," said Jim Strader from the Richmond Fed.24416
Nigeria’s central bank is doubling down on its anti-cryptocurrency stance.5219
For years, tokenization has been hyped to be one of the most interesting use cases of blockchain, but it hasn’t gained its momentum yet.3901
A U.S. federal judge ruled to dismiss a case against crypto firm Bancor, citing lack of personal jurisdiction and the plaintiff’s failure to prove losses.5812
Blockchain Australia has terminated Qoin’s membership of the association amid allegations that the crypto project is a pyramid scheme.6717
The Reserve Bank of India is getting ready to launch its own central bank digital currency.6743
An apparent “glitch” on PDAX temporarily dropped BTC prices by 88% and saw trading suspended. The exchange held a press conference yesterday to explain what happened.49194
U.S. Congress subcommittee says that bank reporting methods led to Capitol attack arrests but worries that Bitcoin might have helped fund the insurrection.8169
HSBC, HDFC and Citi are now requiring crypto traders in India to provide information about their activities or risk losing their funds.6314
The SEC commissioner described the DeFi space as "a work in process" but overall "alluring."10839
UAE regulators are looking to develop a comprehensive crypto governance framework as part of its 2021 business agenda.14928
The man known as India's Warren Buffet is eager for a blanket ban on all cryptocurrencies and believes the Bitcoin “party” will result in a terrible hangover for investors.13339
The European Central Bank has demanded veto power from lawmakers in the European Union over private stablecoin projects like Diem.5954