Tag: Adopt

EU Members Adopt Tougher Crypto Rules Than AML Directive Requires

EU Members Adopt Tougher Crypto Rules Than AML Directive Requires Europe is gradually tightening the rules for the crypto space. A wave of new regulations are introducing stricter requirements for companies operating in the industry and cryptocurrency users are going to feel the difference in the coming months. The measures […]

Africa’s Interest in Bitcoin Remains High as 15 States Plan to Adopt the ‘Eco’ Currency

Africa’s Interest in Bitcoin Remains High as 15 States Plan to Adopt the ‘Eco’ Currency By 2020, a large group of West African countries plan to adopt a single fiat currency called the eco. After a meeting in Abuja held on June 29 between the 15 member-country regional bloc, the […]

Lithuania to Adopt Crypto Regulations Even Stricter Than the EU’s

Lithuania to Adopt Crypto Regulations Even Stricter Than the EU’s Lithuania, one of the Baltic tigers that has in past few years demonstrated it doesn’t shy away from new technologies and the digital economy, is preparing to introduce stricter rules for crypto companies. The government in Vilnius is working on […]

Crescent Cash Becomes the Third BCH Light Client to Adopt Cash Accounts

Crescent Cash Becomes the Third BCH Light Client to Adopt Cash Accounts There’s a new open source bitcoin cash (BCH) wallet called Crescent Cash which uses the Cash Accounts protocol by default. The new application was designed by the programmer Pokkst who built the wallet for simplicity by allowing BCH […]

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 […]