Computer programmer and entrepreneur John McAfee explains why banks and governments are afraid of cryptocurrencies.
Members of the virtual currency task force are examining a “cryptocurrency exchange approval system” based on New York’s BitLicense, according to reports.
According to expert, new guidelines are needed to limit the risks of cryptocurrencies, and to crack down on potential criminal misuses.
The office of the President of South Korea announced that plans to ban cryptocurrency exchanges in the country are ‘not finalized.
The South Korea is considering adopting a joint regulatory approach that would create the first regional harmonization of laws surrounding cryptocurrencies.
A lawyer has petitioned courts in India demanding action on introducing regulation for cryptocurrencies in the country.
The South Korean government is all set to put its ban on anonymous cryptocurrency accounts into effect by as early as January 20.
Israel’s financial regulator has announced proposals seeking to effectively ban companies dealing in Bitcoin from listing on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
Belarus has become one of the first countries in Europe to officially recognize cryptocurrencies into the mainstream.
The chief financial regulator in the UK is stepping up its scrutiny of ICOs, as it consider whether more legislative measures may be required.