Switzerland: FINMA Introduces Guidelines to Propel Local Cryptocurrency Businesses

Switzerland: FINMA Introduces Guidelines to Propel Local Cryptocurrency Businesses

Switzerland’s financial watchdog, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), unveiled a new set of guidelines on December 3, 2018, to propel the development of... Details
Hong Kong Regulation Set to Benefit Custody Company InVault

Hong Kong Regulation Set to Benefit Custody Company InVault

Cryptocurrency custody services company InVault, from Shanghai, has launched in Hong Kong just in time to take advantage of the special administrative region’s new rules... Details
How Blockchain Technology Can Improve the Way Companies Do Business?

How Blockchain Technology Can Improve the Way Companies Do Business?

The blockchain technology is changing the world, bit by bit, block by block. Over the past few years, the word ‘blockchain’ has become an integral... Details
Marshall Islands Government Votes to Move Forward With Plan for State Cryptocurrency

Marshall Islands Government Votes to Move Forward With Plan for State Cryptocurrency

The Republic of the Marshall Islands will move forward with its plan to introduce its own cryptocurrency, despite a vote of no confidence against President... Details
Moscow Residents are Slowly Warming to Crypto Payments: Study

Moscow Residents are Slowly Warming to Crypto Payments: Study

In Moscow, green shoots of crypto adoption are starting to emerge. Indeed, of the Moscow locals who prefer non-cash payment methods such as mobile payments,... Details
Vietnam at Crossroads on Cryptocurrency Regulations

Vietnam at Crossroads on Cryptocurrency Regulations

Vietnamese authorities are still considering their approach to regulating the cryptocurrency space. The Ministry of Justice has put forward several alternative solutions and the Ministry... Details
China’s Central Bank Calls for More Government Oversight on Blockchain

China’s Central Bank Calls for More Government Oversight on Blockchain

China’s central bank the People’s Bank of China (PBC) encouraged the government to increase supervision of blockchain-related ventures in a working paper released on Tuesday,... Details
Albania Planning Crypto Regulation Framework

Albania Planning Crypto Regulation Framework

The Albanian government is planning a regulatory framework for digital assets in an effort to become a hub for digital asset investment in the Western... Details
Chinese Bitcoin Mining Equipment Manufacturers Suffer Setback as Trump Increases Tariffs

Chinese Bitcoin Mining Equipment Manufacturers Suffer Setback as Trump Increases Tariffs

Bitmain’s $3 billion initial public offering (IPO), as well as that of other Chinese bitcoin mining equipment manufacturers such as Canaan and Ebang, may be... Details