US Financial Crimes Watchdog Preparing ‘Significant’ Crypto Rules, Warns Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said FinCEN is preparing “significant new requirements” around cryptocurrencies to tamp down illicit activity.

Canadian Regulatory Group Targets Crypto Exchanges Holding Users’ Digital Assets

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.