As digital currencies and blockchain technologies evolve, so too will the ways in which they are regulated. As rulemakers look to impose limitations and innovators continue to work within (and outside of) these rules, we will keep readers up to date how the latest lines are being drawn.
An importer of cryptocurrency mining gear is reportedly under investigation for dodging $1.2 million in Russian customs fees.
In a Senate hearing this morning, lawmakers wrestled with the distinguishing features of Bitcoin and the need for clear crypto regulations.
The IRS is sending those who have conducted cryptocurrency transactions reminders to pay the requisite taxes.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin forewarns “more regulations” on cryptocurrency.
The Thailand subsidiary of cryptocurrency exchange company Huobi Group has received one of the first digital asset licenses in the country.
Congress is set to take a deeper dive into crypto regulation during a crypto and blockchain technology hearing on July 30, 2019.
New York’s new task force and research and innovation division will help regulate crypto use and crypto companies.
By relocating its cryptocurrency exchange business to Bermuda, Circle can escape regulatory uncertainty in the U.S.
After months of speculative reports, official recommendations for crypto regulations have arrived in India.
According to research from CryptoUK, nearly three-quarters of crypto companies in the United Kingdom are forced to open foreign bank accounts.
7/20/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.
Despite mixed developments, a lawmaker in India has confirmed that the country has no cryptocurrency ban.
The Hangzhou Internet Court ruled that bitcoin is considered legal property under the law in China.
The CFTC investigation into BitMEX is the latest in a wider trend of U.S. regulators ramping up scrutiny of cryptocurrency companies.
Following adoption later this month, France is set to approve the first group of firms under its new crypto regulation.
SCXM has been authorized as a platform for large financial institutions and trading firms, and Zero Hash will serve as a money transmitter.
Today, Libra project head David Marcus testified in front of the United States Senate Banking Committee on Facebook’s planned Libra “cryptocurrency.”
Canadian citizens in the city of Richmond Hill will soon be able to make municipal tax payments in bitcoin.
7/13/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.
Due to a lack of crypto-specific regulations in European laws, Spanish officials say it’s hard to prove links between bitcoin ATMs and laundered funds.
U.S. Representative Tom Emmer has reintroduced a bill that could add clarity for taxpayers who hold forked cryptocurrencies.
Canada has introduced AML regulations in response to concerns about money laundering and terrorist financing.