Friday, January 15, 2021

Regulation

La carrera de Colombia por convertirse en un mercado líder de...

Durante el año 2020, Colombia experimentó un gran incremento del uso de criptomonedas como reserva de valor y con fines transaccionales. Source link

Mastermind of $147 Million Crypto ‘Scam of Epic Proportions’ Sentenced to...

The mastermind of what the U.S. Department of Justice calls a scam of “epic proportions” has been sentenced to 10 years in prison....

Darknet Giant Darkmarket Shut Down, Alleged Operator Arrested

The authorities in seven countries and Europol have jointly taken down Darkmarket, one of the largest darknet marketplaces. The action was taken after...

ECB’s Christine Lagarde Says ‘Speculative’ Bitcoin Needs Regulation

In a speech at a Reuters online event Wednesday, Lagarde said bitcoin was a speculative asset. Source link

New Zealand Watchdog Issues Warning on Crypto Investments Following Bitcoin’s Latest...

New Zealand’s financial regulator issued a warning alert to local cryptocurrency investors and traders amid the recent bitcoin’s price action. The Financial Markets...

Reuters: Gary Gensler, MIT blockchain professor and Obama's CFTC chair, to...

Gensler taught a course on "blockchain technology's potential use — by entrepreneurs and incumbents — to change the world of money and finance." Source...

UK Treasury Calls for Feedback on Approach to Cryptocurrency and Stablecoin...

The U.K. government is focusing on stablecoins for the next phase of its development of crypto regulations. Source link

New Zealand’s Financial Watchdog Warns on Crypto Investment Risks

The warning comes a day after the regulator's U.K. counterpart, the Financial Conduct Authority, also raised similar concerns. Source link

UK Government Asks Crypto Industry to Provide Insights on Its Regulatory...

Her Majesty’s Treasury in the U.K. issued a document that details a series of proposals addressing the crypto community. With the consultation, the...

JP Morgan Warns of Falling BTC Price With Bitcoin ETF Approval...

JP Morgan’s analysts say that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approving a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) is likely negative for bitcoin...