Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Regulation

Howey Schmowey – The Real Answer is to Update Securities Regulations

The SEC should focus more on fraud prevention than if an asset is a security, as fraud can be committed with securities too,...

FATF Releases Global Standards for Crypto Assets

The Financial Action Task Force adopted its new rules on crypto assets and published its updated Guidance on Virtual Assets and Virtual Asset...

FATF Finalizes Crypto Guidelines, Recommends Exchanges Share Client Data

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), an intergovernmental regulatory organization, has finalized its recommendations for combating cryptocurrency money laundering and terrorism financing. In...

Japanese Regulator Issues Business Improvement Order to Fisco

Earlier today, June 21, 2019, Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) issued a business improvement order to crypto exchange operator Fisco. The regulator issued...

G7 Forming Task Force in Response Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

France is setting up a task force within the Group of Seven nations to examine regulatory issues raised by Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency. Source link...

Censorship Goes Global as Australian Bank Bans ‘Neo-Nazi’ Supremacist

By CCN Markets: One of Australia’s biggest banks this week announced they will be closing down the account of far-right activist Blair Cottrell...

Indian Government Shed Light on Proposed Crypto Regulation

Since leaked information regarding India’s cryptocurrency bill emerged, there have been constant discussions about what it entails. Four different government bodies have been...

Japan Watchdog Orders Improvements After Fisco Crypto Exchange ‘Violations’

Fisco, owner of the Zaif crypto exchange, is being forced to upgrade its management systems after an investigation by Japan’s financial watchdog. Source link...

Video Streaming Startup Pursues SEC-Compliant Ethereum-Based Crypto

By CCN Markets: YouNow, a live video streaming startup, has filed a public offering circular with the U.S. SEC for a native cryptocurrency...

Facebook’s Crypto Libra May Kill Launch in India, Its Biggest Market:...

By CCN Markets: Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra is expected to change the way payments are made across the globe when it launches next year,...