SEC wants Funds to Remove the word ‘Blockchain’ from their ETFs

The U.S Securities and Exchange Commission is cracking down on products that could mislead investors that are eager to understand and gain exposure to Bitcoin- or its underlying technology. So serious is the securities watchdog that it is now pressurizing…

France to Encourage EU Member States to Adopt its Crypto Regulations

France is reportedly going to go on a charm offensive on other European countries in a bid to convince them to adopt crypto regulations similar to her own. French minister of the economy and finance, Bruno Le Maire, reportedly stated…

Bitpay COO: Massive Bull-Run will occur if China, India, and Russia change their Crypto Regulations

The sudden surge in Bitcoin prices has caused a lot of chatter in the crypto community with speculators, enthusiasts, and commentators, trying to make sense of this. A lot of crypto enthusiasts though just chose to marinate in the moment…

The State of Colorado Passes Crypto Exemptions Bill into Law

TColorado state governor Jared S. Polis has signed the Colorado Digital token act into law, according to a document published on March 6. The digital token act which was initially proposed in January and sponsored at state level by Republican…

Mauritius will issue Licenses to Crypto Custodians this March

As part of her plan to create a Fintech hub “in and for” Africa, Mauritius will soon license digital asset custodians. An announcement made on Friday by the African island nation’s financial services Commission (FSC) said that after having published…

South Korea will not Be Lifting ICO Restrictions, citing Violation of Rules

South Korea’s top financial regulator, that was expected to relax restrictions on domestic initial coin offerings (ICOS), now says it will not be lifting the restrictions citing violation of rules by some ICO projects. A report from Coindesk Korea read;…

over-regulation is Stifling the Crypto Space in Ukraine according to the Country’s Central Bank Official

According to a Ukrainian central bank official, overregulation in Ukraine is putting a ceiling on crypto development in the country. According to the director of strategy and reform department of NBU, Mikhail Vidyakin, too many institutions in Ukraine have been…

Indian Investors Warned off Crypto by Local Authorities

Even as crypto enthusiasts look forward to a possibly sunnier 2019 when it comes to the crypto markets, some jurisdictions are casting heavy clouds on that possibility. The police in the Indian state of Jahmu and Kashmir have issued a…

US Senator and Crypto Critic Elizabeth Warren, will Launch presidential bid in 2020

US Democratic party senator, Elizabeth Warren has let it be known that she will be bidding for the presidency in the 2020 general elections in a report by the New York Times. Warren is a respected senator from Massachusetts who’s…

Norway Scraps Electricity Subsidies for Norwegian Bitcoin Mining Firms

Aftenpost, Norway’s largest newspaper, has confirmed that the Norwegian government will stop giving electricity subsidies to crypto mining firms in the country. Bitcoin mining firms in the country had been paying a lowly $0.05 per kilowatt which will soon rise…