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Credit Card Cartels Landed With $6.2 Billion Bill

Credit Card Cartels Landed With $6.2 Billion Price-Fixing Bill

Visa and Mastercard have run up the mother of all credit card bills. The monopolistic payment providers had been embroiled in a long-running lawsuit...
8 Surprising Findings from New York’s Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative

8 Surprising Findings from New York’s Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative

A lot of cryptocurrency traders are sick of hearing about “manipulation”. They just want to buy and sell bitcoin in peace, without Twitter accounts...
PBOC Provides Update on Its Crypto Prevention Efforts

PBOC Provides Update on Its Crypto Prevention Efforts

The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has issued a statement detailing its efforts to stop and prevent crypto and initial coin offering activities in...
Statistics: A Third of Humanity Remains Financially Excluded

A Third of Humanity Remains Financially Excluded

Unrestricted access to financial services is one of the main preconditions for achieving economic freedom. However, large portions of the planet’s population, especially in...

55% of All BTC Is Parked in Whale-Sized Wallets

If the huge amount of BTC locked in the wallets of long-term investors is anything to by, bitcoin's nascent adopters are in no hurry...
Five Major Banks Penalized in State Funds Theft Case in Kenya

Five Major Banks Penalized in State Funds Theft Case in Kenya

Kenya's central bank has penalized five major commercial banks for handling stolen state funds in the corruption scandal involving the country's National Youth Service...
Japanese Regulator Unveils Crypto Regulation Updates

Japanese Regulator Unveils Crypto Regulation Updates

Japan’s financial regulator has recently unveiled the current state of the crypto regulations in the country. Three crypto operators are currently being reviewed. With...
Netherlands’ Largest Bank ING Group Fined $900M for Money Laundering

Netherlands’ Largest Bank ING Group Fined $900M for Money Laundering

This week Dutch authorities revealed to the public that the Netherlands’ largest financial services provider, ING, had violated numerous money laundering laws because they...
Alternative Crypto Bills Presented in Ukraine and Russia

Alternative Crypto Bills Presented in Ukraine and Russia

Draft laws employing alternative approaches to regulating digital currencies have been introduced in Ukraine and Russia. In Kiev, a bill that classifies cryptocurrency as...
Mexico Publishes Rules for Crypto Firms, Puts Central Bank in Charge

Mexico Publishes Crypto Rules, Puts Central Bank in Charge

The government of Mexico has published provisions regarding cryptocurrency. The Bank of Mexico will decide which cryptocurrencies are legal and fintech companies must gain...