A bitcoin transaction mixer has been seized and shut down by authorities in the European Union.
An Israeli court has ruled against an investor in declaring bitcoin is an asset and not a currency, and thus subject to capital gains tax.
Reports of cryptocurrency and foreign exchange scams surged in the U.K. last year, while total reported losses dropped, says the FCA.
Exchanges will likely have to collect information about their clients’ crypto transactions under new global standards expected in June.
The number of subpoenas early crypto companies got from misinformed government agencies was “staggering,” says Bloq’s Steve Beauregard.
The guy who coined the term “hodl” has a real bitcoin story that only made his interest in the technology stronger.
More details emerge about Facebook’s secretive crypto firm, Libra.
Kik’s CEO says the company has spent more than $5 million talking to the SEC about whether its kin ICO was an unregistered securities sale.
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U.S. Representative Tom Emmer plans to reintroduce a bill that would benefit taxpayers holding cryptos resulting from blockchain hard forks.
Facebook has hired two Coinbase vets to work in compliance roles, and at least one is involved in the social network’s blockchain effort.
A filing from the SEC Tuesday did not advance one of several bitcoin ETF proposals currently waiting for regulatory sign-off.
Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled and two employees of the Centra Tech ICO project have been dismissed from an investor lawsuit by a federal judge.
Certain initial exchange offerings (IEOs) may be breaking U.S. securities laws, an SEC official said.
BitOasis has secured an in-principle approval, taking it one step closer to offering a regulated crypto exchange to the Middle East.
The Boston Federal Reserve is close to launching their own private supervisory node.
The U.S. Senate Banking Committee wants to know more about Facebook’s crypto project.
The U.S. House of Representatives is launching a task force to examine financial technology, including blockchain.
Decentralized applications (dapps) may sometimes qualify as money transmitters under U.S. law, FinCEN said.
The cryptocurrency investment scheme OneCoin, widely claimed to be a fraud, is being sued by a former investor over her losses.