カテゴリー: Regulators

Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten

Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas As Regulations TightenAs cryptocurrency regulations start to pile up in India, a new trend is emerging for Indians to acquire cryptocurrencies from abroad, such as from relatives or friends with overseas accounts. Also read: Japan Cracks Down on Foreign ICO Agency Operating Without License Increased Regulations The Indian government has recently intensified its efforts to strengthen the country’s […]

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Dubai Issues License to Cryptocurrency Firm

Dubai Issues License to Cryptocurrency FirmThe largest free economic zone in the UAE, with zero percent personal and corporate income tax, has started issuing licenses to firms trading cryptocurrencies. The first license has been issued to a gold trader that has recently started offering cryptocurrency services. Also read: Japan Cracks Down on Foreign ICO Agency Operating Without License Attracting Crypto Businesses […]

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PR: Dr. Moe Levin Joins Advisory Committee at Energy Platform 4NEW

Dr. Moe Levin Advices Energy Platform 4NEWLONDON – With energy consumption of each bitcoin transaction equal to 17.5 U.S household’s daily consumption as of January 31, 2018, sustainability and feasibility of cryptocurrencies has been fiercely debated by both proponents and skeptics alike.

4NEW’s elegant and efficient end to end solution, figuratively, enables blockchain to have its own battery pack with global and scalable ramifications. In an environment where conventional power providers are shrugging away from crypto mining operators as witnessed earlier this week by Bitmain. Additionally, Chinese power plants are also scathing away from crypto mining operations amid regulatory pressures. Given the lack of options to sustain crypto mining globally, one company, 4NEW, has decided to usher in a new era for cryptocurrencies by providing all its power output to crypto-mining farms.

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U.S. Regulators Send Tether and Bitfinex Subpoenas

U.S. Regulators Send Tether and Bitfinex SubpoenasThere’s been a lot of discussion and controversy surrounding Tether (USDT) a digital asset that claims to be backed by the U.S. dollar. Now according to reports, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has subpoenaed the cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex and the company Tether for unknown reasons. Also Read: Analyst: IOTA Sharply Overvalued Due to “Overwhelming […]

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South Korean National Pension Fund Indirectly Invests In Crypto Exchanges

South Korean National Pension Fund Indirectly Invests In Crypto ExchangesThe South Korean National Pension Fund has been indirectly investing billions of won in cryptocurrency exchanges such as Upbit, Bithumb, and Korbit. This was revealed amid the country’s regulators continually releasing regulatory measures for cryptocurrencies. Also read: South Korean Officials Caught Trading On Insider Knowledge of Crypto Regulations Investments In Crypto Exchanges Amid South Korean regulators pushing […]

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Dr. Doom (Professor Nouriel Roubini) Calls Stablecoin Tether a Scam

Dr. Doom (Professor Nouriel Roubini) Calls Stablecoin Tether a ScamIt’s no longer just anonymous internet trolls calling out Tether on twitter. One of the most influential economists in the world today, Nouriel Roubini, has just entered the debate, coming down hard against the controversial company. Also Read: Analyst: IOTA Sharply Overvalued Due to “Overwhelming Evidence of Serious Flaws” Dr. Doom vs Tether Renowned economics […]

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Bill Introduced to Make South Korean Officials Declare Their Crypto Investments

Bill Introduced to Make South Korean Officials Declare Their Cryptocurrency InvestmentsA bill has been introduced in South Korea to require public officials to declare their investments in cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. This initiative follows the recent controversies within the government regarding cryptocurrency regulations, including insider trading and market manipulation. Also read: South Korea Urges 23 Countries, EU, and IMF to Collaborate on Curbing Crypto Trading Bills for […]

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South Korean Officials Caught Trading On Insider Knowledge of Crypto Regulations

South Korean Officials Caught Trading On Insider Knowledge of Crypto RegulationsSouth Korean government officials have reportedly been caught insider trading. They sold all of their cryptocurrency holdings and profited just before the regulators announced crypto regulatory measures. The country’s Financial Supervisory Service is investigating the case. Also read: South Korea Urges 23 Countries, EU, and IMF to Collaborate on Curbing Crypto Trading A Case of Government […]

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215,000+ Sign Petition Against South Korean Crypto Regulation – Government to Respond

215,000+ Sign Petition Against South Korean Crypto Regulation - Government to RespondA national petition against extreme cryptocurrency regulations in South Korea has exceeded 200,000 signatures, the requirement for the government to respond. The petition entitled “Has the government ever dreamed a happy dream for the people?” was filed on December 28. Meanwhile, another related petition calls for the removal of the governor of the country’s Financial […]

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South Korea Announces Crypto Traders Could Face Fines Under New System

South Korea Announces Crypto Traders Could Face Fines Under New SystemThe South Korean government has announced that cryptocurrency traders will be fined if they do not convert from existing virtual accounts, which allows for anonymous trading, to real-name accounts. Regardless of their service levels to crypto exchanges, banks have been ordered to implement the new system this month as planned. Also read: South Korea Urges 23 […]

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