Malta Regulator Tells Blockchain Companies to Wait Before Applying for Approvals and Authorization

Malta Regulator Tells Blockchain Companies to Wait Before Applying for Approvals and Authorization

The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) said in a statement that blockchain companies have to wait until a recently passed framework comes into force befo...
UK Plans to Conduct Legal Regulation for the Use of Smart Contracts

UK Plans to Conduct Legal Regulation for the Use of Smart Contracts

The British law firm is launching research that will make it possible to introduce legislative clarity in the use of smart contracts implemented on blockchain t...
Congress of the United States: Central Bank's Cryptocurrency is "One of the Worst Financial Ideas"

Congress of the United States: Central Bank's Cryptocurrency is "One of the Worst Financial Ideas"

The Subcommittee of the United States of America specializing in monetary policy and trade, discussed the main issues related to cryptocurrencies. The hearing, ...
Stellar Becomes ‘First’ Sharia-Certified Blockchain for Payments And Asset Tokenization

Stellar Becomes ‘First’ Sharia-Certified Blockchain for Payments And Asset Tokenization

Stellar, an open-source platform for distributed payments, is reportedly the first distributed ledger protocol to obtain Sharia compliance certification in the ...
Thailand Bond Market Association to Issue Customs Token

Thailand Bond Market Association to Issue Customs Token

The Thailand Bond Market Association (TBMA) said it plans to issue a customs token, which will be used to accelerate the process of settling corporate bonds in ...
US Ranks as ‘Most Favorable’ Country for ICOs in Recent Report

US Ranks as ‘Most Favorable’ Country for ICOs in Recent Report

The U.S., Switzerland, and Singapore were ranked as the top three “most favorable” countries for Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in a recent report, according to a...
The Australian Bank Prohibits the Usage of Mortgage Funds for Cryptocurrencies

The Australian Bank Prohibits the Usage of Mortgage Funds for Cryptocurrencies

One of the oldest financial institutions in Australia - the Bank of Queensland, prohibits the use of loans for the purchase of equity for speculation with digit...
South Korea to Simplify Blockchain Investment With New Legislative Changes

South Korea to Simplify Blockchain Investment With New Legislative Changes

South Korea regulators vowed to introduce friendly blockchain investment legislation in a meeting July 13, the latest chapter of an ongoing push to promote the ...
The Philippine Regulator Plans to Raise $67 Million

The Philippine Regulator Plans to Raise $67 Million

The government of the special economic zone of the Philippines, located in the province of Cagayan, aims to receive $67 million by issuing licenses for the work...
The Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand Disclosed New Licensing Rules for ICO

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand Disclosed New Licensing Rules for ICO

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand (SEC) said that on July 16, new rules regulating the conduct of the ICOs in the country come into effect. The...
The European Banking Administration (EBA) Published a Report on the Advantages and Risks of DLT Technology

The European Banking Administration (EBA) Published a Report on the Advantages and Risks of DLT Technology

The financial regulator of the European Union published a report related to the advantages and risks of the distributed ledger technology DLT used in finance. D...
The UK Government Must Have a Chief Blockchain Specialist

The UK Government Must Have a Chief Blockchain Specialist

Legislative bodies of Great Britain believe that the government should adopt legislation on the use of blockchain technology in the public sector. According to ...
India’s Supreme Court Refuses to Lift Cryptocurrency Banking Ban

India’s Supreme Court Refuses to Lift Cryptocurrency Banking Ban

In a ruling today, India’s highest court of law refused to grant any temporary respite against the central bank’s ban on banking services to cryptocurrency exch...
Japanese Financial Services Agency to Change Crypto Exchange Regulations

Japanese Financial Services Agency to Change Crypto Exchange Regulations

Japanese financial regulator the Financial Services Agency (FSA) is considering to change the legal basis for how it regulates cryptocurrency exchanges, local m...
South Korean Regulators Unveiled New Rules For Combating Money Laundering Through Crypto Exchanges

South Korean Regulators Unveiled New Rules For Combating Money Laundering Through Crypto Exchanges

The Financial Services Commission of South Korea (FSC) tightened the system of regulation of transactions on crypto exchanges. This was done to struggle the mon...
Spanish Ruling Party Proposes to Use Blockchain in Country’s Administration

Spanish Ruling Party Proposes to Use Blockchain in Country’s Administration

133 deputies from the Spanish ruling party, Partido Popular, have proposed a bill to use blockchain in the public administration of Spain, CriptoNoticias.
Austrian Financial Authority Calls for Tighter Regulation of ICOs and Cryptocurrencies

Austrian Financial Authority Calls for Tighter Regulation of ICOs and Cryptocurrencies

Board directors of the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA), Klaus Kumpfmüller and Helmut Ettl, have have offered proposals for stricter regulations on cry...
The New Strategy of the South Korean Government Towards Cryptocurrencies

The New Strategy of the South Korean Government Towards Cryptocurrencies

Kim Yong-beom, who is the deputy chairman of the South Korea's highest financial regulator, the Financial Services Commission (FSC), took part in a meeting of t...
Malta Took a Step Towards Becoming the World's Cryptocurrency Center

Malta Took a Step Towards Becoming the World's Cryptocurrency Center

Malta made a significant step towards calling itself a "blockchain-island". It should be noted that the parliament of the state adopted three bills that deal wi...
The US Government Confiscated 4 Thousand BTC From Drug Dealers Drom Darknet

The US Government Confiscated 4 Thousand BTC From Drug Dealers Drom Darknet

The Department of Justice of the United States of America published the results of a nationwide campaign to combat the sellers of illegal goods in darknet. It s...
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