US Officials Praise Blockchain Amid ICO ConcernsRegulation

US Officials Praise Blockchain Amid ICO Concerns

Come together and collaborate…This was, perhaps, the message broadcast by representatives of the U.S. government to audience members at the…

Regulators Could ‘Take Away’ Blockchain’s Efficiencies, Congressman WarnsRegulation

Regulators Could ‘Take Away’ Blockchain’s Efficiencies, Congressman Warns

"What would happen if our Department of Motor Vehicles held all bills of sale on the blockchain?"This was the first…

Arizona’s Bitcoin Tax Bill Just Got a Big Vote of ConfidenceRegulation

Arizona’s Bitcoin Tax Bill Just Got a Big Vote of Confidence

A committee in the Arizona House of Representatives has recommended the passage of a bill allowing state residents to pay…

Crypto’s Biggest ICOs Stay Silent on SEC SubpoenasRegulation

Crypto’s Biggest ICOs Stay Silent on SEC Subpoenas

The silence is deafening.After rumors began to fly late last week that the SEC has been sending out subpoenas to…

Cryptos Are Commodities, Rules US Judge In CFTC CaseRegulation

Cryptos Are Commodities, Rules US Judge In CFTC Case

A U.S. district judge has backed the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission in defining cryptocurrencies as commodities.According to a Memorandum…

Report: Japanese Regulator Could Suspend Some Crypto ExchangesRegulation

Report: Japanese Regulator Could Suspend Some Crypto Exchanges

Japanese authorities are reportedly preparing to crack down on cryptocurrency exchanges by issuing "administrative punishment notices" to several and suspending…

Ex-CFTC Chief: Even Republicans Are Pushing for Crypto RegulationRegulation

Ex-CFTC Chief: Even Republicans Are Pushing for Crypto Regulation

Bitcoin seems to be testing politicians across all aisles.In fact, even members of the U.S. political party known for its…

SEC Chair Says ‘We Are Watching’ As Companies Launch ICOsRegulation

SEC Chair Says ‘We Are Watching’ As Companies Launch ICOs

Jay Clayton, the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, has issued new remarks about the regulatory risks of…

FinCEN: Money Transmitter Rules Apply to ICO Developers, ExchangesRegulation

FinCEN: Money Transmitter Rules Apply to ICO Developers, Exchanges

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) published a letter Tuesday that indicates the U.S. agency will apply its regulations to…

Brazil Regulators Move to Block Bitcoin Mining InvestmentsRegulation

Brazil Regulators Move to Block Bitcoin Mining Investments

Brazil's Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) has moved to suspend the offer of securities related to a local bitcoin mining operation.In…