Tag: cryptocurrency regulation

If Russia ends its ‘Love-Hate’ of cryptos, can it be the ‘King of Blockchain’?
February 27, 2019 BY Mariela Naydenova

Putin wants specific crypto regulation by July 2019

The Russian president is getting serious about regulation of cryptocurrencies. Russia is probably one of the most controversial countries when it comes to decisions and stance against and for cryptocurrencies. Now, however, Putin has put a new deadline for the government to adopt specific cryptocurrency regulations. The information comes from the official website of the…

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January 25, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Is cryptocurrency “too small” for regulation? Experts commentary

Many of the speakers at this year's World Economic Forum in Davos, including Kenneth Rogoff, Professor of Economics at Harvard University, have claimed that crypto is “too small” for regulation. Kenneth Rogoff stated: I’ve spoken to the regulators and they very candidly say, ‘Well, there isn't really that much value going on in the [cryptocurrency]…

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DriveWealth and Vested Finance launch digital U.S. equities investment product in India
January 03, 2019 BY Mariela Naydenova

New York creates a cryptocurrency task force

While the US State of Ohio may have become the first US state to accept cryptocurrencies for tax payments, New York is the first state to form a special cryptocurrency task force that will study how to define, user and regulate digital coins in the most suitable way. New York State Governor, Mr. Andrew Cuomo,…

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August 28, 2018 BY Mariela Naydenova

Why is Canada postponing the cryptocurrency regulation?

Canada has decided to put off the cryptocurrency regulations, which were due this autumn. They were supposed to publish the regulations in the Canada Gazette, but that will not happen until some time in 2019. Canada is one of those countries that cannot be categorised as "pro" or "against" cryptocurrencies. Essentially, since the country is…

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