Cryptocurrency

November 08, 2019

Ukraine to Introduce Cryptocurrency-related Legislation in the Country

Ukraine will soon introduce cryptocurrency-related legislation in the country by the end of 2019. Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov said that Ukraine has finally entered […]

Hong Kong Introduces Opt-in Regulation for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong has introduced a new regulatory framework that allows crypto exchanges to opt-in to be licensed and regulated.   Effective […]
November 07, 2019

EU Contemplating Launching Digital Currency Following ‘Libra’ Pressure

Thanks to the pressure being exerted by Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency Libra, the European Union is reportedly considering the development of a digital currency. A draft document […]

Hong Kong to Lay Down Regulatory Framework for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), Hong Kong’s securities watchdog, will soon lay down a regulatory framework for cryptocurrency exchanges in the region. With the introduction […]
November 06, 2019

Five EU Members Team Up to Block Facebook’s Libra

The European Union has taken no efforts to hide their (EU) opposition against Facebook’s Libra.  Ever since Facebook CEO Zuckerberg announced the decision to launch Libra […]
November 04, 2019

London-based Cryptocurrency Exchange Luno Gets Approval From Malaysian Regulator

The London-based cryptocurrency exchange Luno has recently received approval from the Malaysian Securities Commission (SC) to operate as a recognized market operator (digital asset exchange). Luno […]
November 03, 2019

UK Economy Could Be Dealt Blow If It Fails to Encourage Crypto Innovation: Experts

The UK’s economy, which has lately been slowing, in addition to being heavily weighed down by Brexit, will be dealt a big blow if the government […]
November 02, 2019

South Korean Presidential Committee Urges Government to Legalize Cryptocurrency

The South Korean Presidential Committee on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (PCFIR) committee is pushing for the Korean government to establish legal status for cryptocurrency to stay […]

Bakkt to Launch Cryptocurrency Consumer App

The US-based Bakkt Bitcoin and cryptocurrency platform will soon launch a consumer app to help retail customers transact with cryptocurrencies. Interestingly, Starbucks will be Bakkt’s first […]