Month: February 2019

Cryptocurrency Accounts for Less Than 2% of All Japanese Money Laundering Cases

Cryptocurrency Accounts for Less Than 2% of All Japanese Money Laundering Cases Money laundering cases related to cryptocurrencies in Japan have increased significantly in 2018. Nevertheless, their number remains a fraction of the total. According to the Japanese press, the majority of reported money laundering instances actually involve banks and […]

35 Countries Urged to Regulate Cryptocurrency Exchanges Like Commercial Banks

35 Countries Urged to Regulate Cryptocurrency Exchanges Like Commercial Banks The Financial Action Task Force has finalized its requirements for the supervision and monitoring of cryptocurrency service providers. The inter-governmental body has reportedly urged all of its 35 member countries to regulate crypto exchanges in the same manner they regulate […]

Honest Cash Publishing App Sees Organic Growth and New Features

Honest Cash Publishing App Sees Organic Growth and New Features Last November, a new Bitcoin Cash-powered publishing platform was launched called Honest Cash after the blogging site Yours.org opted to follow the BSV chain following the blockchain split. Since then, the Honest Cash application has seen significant growth, new features, […]

Putin’s Order: Russia to Adopt Crypto Regulation by July

Putin’s Order: Russia to Adopt Crypto Regulation by July Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has instructed his country’s government to adopt federal laws relating to cryptocurrency by July this year. Russia has earlier broadened the definition of “digital financial assets” to include cryptocurrencies. Putin’s latest order resembles one he made regarding […]

In the Daily: Fidelity Investments, London Stock Exchange Group, Sofi

In the Daily: Fidelity Investments, London Stock Exchange Group, Sofi In this edition of The Daily we feature a number of traditional financial companies that are stepping into the crypto assets world. Fidelity Investments backs Coin Metrics, London Stock Exchange Group funds tokenization platform Nivaura and Sofi is set to […]

Analyst: Bitcoin Traders Should Look Towards BTC’s Fundamental Developments for Guidance on Future Price Action

Analyst: Bitcoin Traders Should Look Towards BTC’s Fundamental Developments for Guidance on Future Price Action Following Bitcoin’s relatively large levels of volatility over this past weekend, the cryptocurrency has been experiencing a bout of choppy trading but has been able to find some levels of stability above $ 3,800. BTC’s […]

Platform for Crypto Payments to Bank Accounts Launching in the UK

Platform for Crypto Payments to Bank Accounts Launching in the UK A company based in London has announced it’s launching a payment service that can help increase the mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies. It allows users to send or spend digital coins which are converted and then transferred in the form […]