The CEO of CoinSwitch shares his insights about the possibility of a cryptocurrency blanket ban in India.
Few states have developed their own cryptocurrency regulations – and none that did build a regulatory regime have followed the New York model.
Five years after erecting a wall around its market few crypto startups could scale – a wall known as the BitLicense – New York is handing down a ladder.
South Africa’s financial regulators recommended that cryptocurrency be used for domestic payment purposes, but that it not be treated as legal tender or allowed as a settlement tool.
New Jersey Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez has introduced a licensing regime for crypto businesses, authorizing the state banking regulator to oversee the space.
Russia is looking at creating a regulatory distinction between asset tokenization and ‘pure’ cryptocurrencies.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said FinCEN is preparing “significant new requirements” around cryptocurrencies to tamp down illicit activity.
Ukraine’s financial watchdog will track crypto transactions exceeding $1,200, according to the head of its Ministry of Finance.
Canada’s top financial watchdog has told crypto exchanges they will be subject to securities law if they act as custodians to users’ digital assets.