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Report: India Evaluating Cryptocurrency Legalization Under Strong Regulation

Report: India Evaluating Cryptocurrency Legalization Under Strong Regulation

The committee charged with providing recommendations for the regulatory framework surrounding cryptocurrencies in India is reportedly evaluating the legalization of the asset class under...
US Lawmakers File Bill to Exclude Cryptocurrencies From Securities Definition

US Lawmakers File Bill to Exclude Cryptocurrencies From Securities Definition

Two U.S. congressmen have introduced a bill aimed at amending the country's securities laws to exclude cryptocurrencies from the definition of a security. The...

Thai SEC Plans to Relax ICO Regulations

The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is reportedly planning to ease the country's regulation for initial coin offerings. The regulator is conducting a...

Russian Parliament Postpones Adoption of Digital Assets Bill

The State Duma, the lower house of Russia’s parliament, has postponed the second reading of a long-awaited bill intended to regulate cryptocurrencies in the...
Japan Publishes Draft Report of New Cryptocurrency Regulations

Japan Publishes Draft Report of New Crypto Regulations

Japan’s Financial Services Agency has published its draft report outlining new cryptocurrency regulations. The report contains measures in areas that are not currently addressed...
Lawyers to Help the Russian Crypto Industry Deal With Inadequate Laws

Lawyers to Help the Russian Crypto Industry Deal With Inadequate Laws

In the absence of a comprehensive regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies in Russia, lawyers have taken matters into their own hands. A new advisory body...

Switzerland to Relax Laws for Blockchain and Crypto Startups

The Swiss government has announced a new legislative approach to blockchain regulation in an official report. The document recognizes the technology as one of...
Pantera Braces for SEC Action Against 25 Percent of ICO Investments

Pantera Capital Braces for SEC Action Against 25 Percent of ICO Investments

Increasingly frequent action taken by the SEC against initial coin offerings is expected to lead to more cryptocurrency projects being forced to refund investors....

SEC Chair ‘Optimistic’ DLT and Crypto Will Drive Investment Opportunities

Speaking as part of a testimony to the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Development, the chairman of the U.S. Securities...

PBOC Deputy Governor Calls STOs ‘Illegal Financial Activity’

Local media has reported that the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has banned security token offerings (STOs). Pan Gongsheng, a deputy governor of the...