Tag: Global

G-20 Summit Results: Crypto Is Important for Global Economy, Needs to Be Regulated and Taxed

G-20 Summit Results: Crypto Is Important for Global Economy, Needs to Be Regulated and Taxed G-20 countries are positive about non-bank financial institutions and the technology, but call for more AML scrutiny and international tax framework — here are results of the recent summit Cointelegraph.com News

Report: Bitcoin Mining Doesn’t Fuel Climate Change, It Benefits the Global Economy

Report: Bitcoin Mining Doesn’t Fuel Climate Change, It Benefits the Global Economy The majority of bitcoin miners — about 78 percent — use renewable energy to power their mining operations, while preventing surplus electricity from going to waste in countries such as China, a new study by Coinshares has revealed. […]

US Excludes Iran’s Central Bank from the Global Financial System

US Excludes Iran’s Central Bank from the Global Financial System The Central Bank of Iran has been cut off from the global monetary system, after the Swift banking network bowed to U.S. pressure. The move leaves Iran’s 81 million citizens financially excluded and facing serious economic consequences, amidst renewed U.S. […]

Japanese Regulator to Host Regular Global Cryptocurrency Roundtable

Japanese Regulator to Host Regular Global Cryptocurrency Roundtable Japan’s top financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency, has exclusively shared with news.Bitcoin.com the details of its first-ever roundtable on cryptocurrency oversight. Regulators from over 15 countries participated in the event to share information and discuss cryptocurrency regulatory issues. Also read: Yahoo! Japan […]

The Daily: Global Cryptocurrency M&As Rise, US Town Halts Mining

The Daily: Global Cryptocurrency M&As Rise, US Town Halts Mining In today’s edition of The Daily, we look at how the current bear market is facilitating consolidation in the global cryptocurrency industry. We also focus on recent calls by an intergovernmental organization to tighten up rules on virtual assets throughout […]

FSB: Crypto-Assets Not a Threat to Global Financial Order

FSB: Crypto-Assets Not a Threat to Global Financial Order Cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to global financial stability, but the diverse range of national regulatory regimes throughout the world continues to complicate efforts to establish an international legislative framework overseeing their use, the Financial Stability Board says in a new report.  […]