US SEC charges and arrests John McAfee after $23 million in illegal Bitcoin, ICO gains

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed a suit against cybersecurity entrepreneur John McAfee for his alleged role in manipulating cryptocurrency prices using his social media influence.
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Lawyers, execs explain how BitMEX news could help Bitcoin ETF chances

On Thursday, the industry was shocked by the news that leading Bitcoin derivatives exchange BitMEX was formally charged by the United States Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) over concerns around derivatives and anti-money laundering violations.
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Bitcoin exchanges might soon share money laundering data in the UK

In the latest proposal concerning Bitcoin and crypto businesses, the UK’s top financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority, said all firms would be compelled to share reports on potential money laundering.
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U.S. Congress appeals for zero tax on crypto staking rewards

A group of Congress members in the US have sent a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) asking for zero tax on staking rewards, a Coin Center letter revealed Tuesday.  However, a tax must be levied when such rewards are sold, instead of acquired, said the Congressmen.
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