Crypto regulation Archive

Indian Bank Blocks Use of RBI’s Remittance System for Crypto While Government Delays Bill

Major Indian bank ICICI has asked customers not to use the Reserve Bank of

US Senator Warren Presses SEC to Use ‘Full Authority’ to Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren has warned of the growing risks of cryptocurrency trading. She

India’s Finance Minister Says Crypto Bill Ready for Cabinet

India’s finance minister has provided a status update on the country’s cryptocurrency bill that

UBS Advises ‘Stay Clear’ of Cryptocurrencies — Warns ‘Regulators Will Crack Down on Crypto’

Switzerland’s largest bank, UBS, has advised investors to “stay clear” of cryptocurrencies and “build

Philippine Stock Exchange Eyes Cryptocurrency Trading — Says ‘It’s an Asset Class That We Cannot Ignore Anymore’

The national stock exchange of the Philippines, the PSE, says cryptocurrency is “an asset

Binance’s Troubles Grow as Thailand Files Criminal Complaint — Similar Warnings by Cayman Islands, UK, Japan

A growing number of regulators worldwide have come after Binance. Thailand’s Securities and Exchange

US Congressman Calls for Law Allowing Government to Reverse Cryptocurrency Transactions

A U.S. congressman has called for a law that allows the government to identify

Coinbase Approved to Enter German Cryptocurrency Market

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has obtained approval from Germany’s financial regulator, Bafin, to provide cryptocurrency

Crypto Industry Will Benefit From Tighter Regulation, Says Law Professor

The chairman of International Banking Law and Finance at the University of Edinburgh, professor

Iran Seizes 7,000 Bitcoin Mining Machines

Iranian police have reportedly seized 7,000 bitcoin mining machines operating illegally in the country.

Mark Cuban Hit by Iron Finance Token Crash, Calls for Defi Regulation

Billionaire investor and Shark Tank star Mark Cuban has called for cryptocurrency regulation focusing

SEC Leaves Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Off Regulatory Agenda 2021

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has released its regulatory agenda which does

Bank of England Boss Pledges ‘Tough Love’ in Cryptocurrency Regulation

Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey says there will be an element of “tough

Italy’s Financial Watchdog Raises Concerns Over Unregulated Cryptocurrency Market

The chairman of Italy’s financial regulator has raised concerns over the cryptocurrency market without

Experts: Regulatory Uncertainty and Slow Embrace Hampering Crypto Growth in Kenya

Regulatory uncertainty and the slow embrace of cryptocurrencies continue to be key impediments to

Basel Committee Proposes Differentiating Regulation of Crypto Assets Based on Risks to Banks

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has proposed dividing crypto assets into two groups

Thailand Bans Meme Coins, Fan Tokens, NFTs From Trading on Crypto Exchanges

The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has enacted new rules for cryptocurrency exchanges

US Senators Call for Increased Measures to Regulate and Trace Cryptocurrencies

Two U.S. senators have urged lawmakers to increase measures to regulate cryptocurrencies, including how

Bitcoin Will Face Tougher Regulation as Popularity Grows, Says Sweden’s Central Banker

The Swedish central bank’s governor says bitcoin will face tougher regulation given its sheer

SEC Urges Congress to Pass Cryptocurrency Legislation to Protect Investors

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has urged Congress to pass cryptocurrency legislation

Zimbabwean Fintech Lawyer and Proponent Pushes for Crypto Regulation via Private Legislative Bill

A Zimbabwean fintech lawyer, Prosper Mwedzi, recently initiated a process that seeks to bring

Federal Reserve Bank President Says Most Cryptocurrencies Are Worthless

The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, James Bullard, says that

SEC Chair Gensler Says Cryptocurrency Exchanges Need More Regulation, Asks Congress to Weigh in

The new chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Gary Gensler, is

Top US Banking Regulator to Review Cryptocurrency Standards Under New Leadership

The new Acting Comptroller of the Currency, Michael Hsu, has requested a review of

Australian Senator Says Cryptocurrency Is Not a Fad — Government Won’t Stand in the Way

Australian Senator and Minister of Financial Services Jane Hume said that “cryptocurrency is not

Asset Managers UBS, Pimco, T. Rowe Price Caution of Cryptocurrency Investing, Expect Strict Regulations

A number of asset managers have cautioned about investing in cryptocurrencies, including UBS Wealth

Bridgewater Associates’ Ray Dalio Warns Crypto’s Success Could Bring Tough Regulation

Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio has warned that cryptocurrency’s biggest risk is its own