Cryptocurrencies have a role in making economies more resistant to cyclical fluctuations.
Mexican businesses that want to offer the trading of cryptocurrencies must be registered with The Bank of Mexico, the country’s central bank.
Cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin announced that it is expanding operations to 20 more states in the U.S., after launching in California last July.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued separate cease-and-desist orders for two unregistered cryptocurrency-based funds.
ICOs involve the selling of securities and are thus covered by the U.S. SEC's mandate, a Brooklyn court ruled.
First Block Capital Inc. announced that its FBC Bitcoin Trust has “achieved mutual fund trust status,” eligible for tax-free and retirement accounts.
The Philippine central bank has approved the application of Philippine Digital Asset Exchange (PDAX) to operate in the country.
Police of New Delhi were reported to have filed a case against the Indian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsecure, for the theft last April of 438 BTC.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has temporarily suspended trading in the securities Bitcoin Tracker One (CXBTF) and Ether Tracker One (CETHF).
Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has completed its purchase of electronics manufacturing service provider Pantronics Holdings.
South Korean insurance firm Hanwha Insurance announced it will begin offering insurance for cryptocurrency exchanges that covers losses from hacks.