This article was originally posted at TheTokenist. For much of 2018, the SEC has been more vigilant in scrutinizing the cryptocurrency industry and has escalated its crackdown on crypto-related firms and projects who are not complying. Among their first enforcement...
Charlie Shrem has been called the "First Felon" of Bitcoin. Now he may add to his felonious reputation through a lawsuit initiated by the Winklevoss Twins, which claims that he embezzled money meant for early Bitcoin (BTC) investments. Bitcoin Lawsuit...
In an attempt to boost innovation within the crypto and blockchain sector, the U.S. State of Wyoming has reportedly passed two articles of legislation. The two bills are related to the aforementioned ecosystems, adding to the region's already expansive...
Oh, the irony... Floyd Mayweather, arguably the most well-known face in boxing, along with producer and social media extraordinaire DJ Khaled, has essentially been sucker punched by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) in a crypto- and ICO-related case. Floyd...
Crypto Valley Association board members Oliver Bussmann, Vasily Suvorov, René Hüsler, and Nicolas Schobinger have announced that they will not be seeking re-election in the board elections, which are scheduled for January 2019. Current Board Members Feel New Perspectives Will...
Cryptocurrency investors are looking into new and improvised methods for bringing crypto exchange-traded funds (ETF) to life. U.S. regulators have widely disapproved Bitcoin-backed ETFs until there can be an acceptable method to counter nefarious trading activities in this nascent...
Regulatory pressure from India's foremost financial body, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has forced ZebPay, one of the most well-recognized cryptocurrency exchanges in the Asian nation, to set up shop in Malta. ZebPay Sets Up Shop In Malta, The...
Luxembourg Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna is pushing for greater clarity in Luxembourg's laws and regulations related to blockchain technologies. This clarity, he says, will reassure investors and entrepreneurs who want to build on blockchain technology but have hesitated because the...
The United Kingdom’s tax agency, HMRC (Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs) has recently released its guidelines on how crypto investors should declare profits and losses incurred from their digital asset activities. The guidelines released are currently only relevant to individuals,...
Up until recently, China ruled the crypto and blockchain sector with an iron fist. In Bitcoin's earliest years, or during its earliest blocks if you will, Chinese nationals quickly flocked to purchase BTC and build up and ecosystem around...

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