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Policy Easing, New Crypto Classification in South Korea

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Regulation South Korea has been busy revising its cryptocurrency regulations. The regulators plan to ease the rules on crypto assets in line with G20 policies. While a new crypto classification system has been created, another government agency is conducting an on-site inspection of crypto exchanges following multiple hacks. In addition, the Bank of Korea has Read More

Regulatory Round-Up: U.K. Chief Blockchain Officer, DLT Cohort in FCA Sandbox, Central Bank Calls Crypto ”Fallacy”

1 week ago admin2 0
Regulation In recent regulatory news, U.K. minister, Eddie Hughes has published a report that advocates for the creation of a “Chief Blockchain Officer,” the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority has announced that a number of distributed ledger (DLT) companies have been accepted into cohort 4 of its regulatory sandbox, and Finland’s Central Bank has published a Read More

Thailand Officially Announces Rules for Token Issuers, Portals, and Investors

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Economy & Regulation The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has officially announced its regulations for initial coin offerings (ICOs). The rules specify requirements for ICO portals, issuers, as well as who can invest in tokens. The Commission has also provided a series of infographics to explain the regulations. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into Read More

Crypto Valley Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a ‘Success’

2 weeks ago admin2 0
Zug, a city in Switzerland known as the “Crypto Valley,” has successfully completed its first test of a local blockchain-based voting system. As CoinDesk reported on June 11, the Swiss city launched an e-voting pilot platform built on blockchain technology as part of the city’s efforts to embrace the technology. The voting process took place Read More

This Week in Bitcoin: Expanding Exchanges, New Crypto Fund, Patent, and Laws

2 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on This Week in Bitcoin: Expanding Exchanges, New Crypto Fund, Patent, and Laws
The Weekly In this week’s editions of Bitcoin in Brief we’ve covered a number of interesting developments in the crypto space. Several prominent exchanges have announced plans to increase their presence in new markets and locations, while a newly launched platform aims to rate them according to their liquidity, security, and volume. The weekly roundup Read More

Indian Crypto Regulations Ready in July, Official Reveals

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Indian Crypto Regulations Ready in July, Official Reveals
Regulation If you thought crypto in India was over, you were probably wrong. According to a recent statement by a high-ranking official, the long-awaited regulations are on the way. A draft framework has been prepared, and authorities in Delhi hope to “wrap this up” as early as the first half of next month. Meanwhile, the Read More

Bithumb Lowers Theft Estimate – Will Fully Repay Customers Despite Deficient Insurance

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Bithumb Lowers Theft Estimate – Will Fully Repay Customers Despite Deficient Insurance
Exchanges South Korean exchange Bithumb has lowered its theft estimate from the original amount after undergoing some of the recovery process. The exchange promises to fully repay customers using its own fund even though its insurance is unlikely to cover the loss. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Theft Amount Reduced South Read More

Korean Government Launches Investigation into Crypto Hacks

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Korean Government Launches Investigation into Crypto Hacks
Regulation Following the alleged hacks of South Korean crypto exchanges, the government has formally launched an investigation into the cause of the hacks. The authorities will also perform security checks on all crypto exchanges’ systems. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Government’s Response The South Korean government announced on Wednesday, June 20, that Read More

PR: StreamDesk Starts the 2 Phase of ICO And Offers to Test Beta-Version

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on PR: StreamDesk Starts the 2 Phase of ICO And Offers to Test Beta-Version
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