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Coinbase Addresses Recent Issues and Future Payment Support Plans

Coinbase is a very hot company as of right now. That is not always for the right reasons either, unfortunately. The company recently provided a product update to explain what the future holds for this firm as of right now.Addressing Recent Coinbase Issues and ReportsThe year 2018 has been rather eventful for Coinbase in many different ways. Perhaps the biggest issue is how the company got caught u

Bangladesh Authorities on “Hunt” for Bitcoin Traders

Regulation Bangladesh – one of the few countries presently attempting to enforce a ban on cryptocurrency trading and use – has announced that several major state institutions will begin ramping up efforts to crack down on bitcoin adoption among Bangladeshi citizens.Also Read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations TightenBanglad


UBIK Becomes Croatia’s Self-regulating Body for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Self-regulation in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry is becoming the new norm. In Croatia, there is now a self-regulating body known as UBIK. This venture will also work toward regulating this nascent industry in the coming years. UBIK Aims to Legitimize CryptocurrencyCroatia is not a country most people associate with blockchain and cryptocurrency. To improve the situation, this self-reg


South Korea Won’t ban Cryptocurrencies but Crack Down on Illicit Activty

It seems another cryptocurrency shakeup will happen in South Korea. With exchanges imposing self-regulation, an interesting precedent is created. The government now wants to crack down on any illegal and unfair activity in this industry. This also means there will be no ban on cryptocurrencies whatsoever. It is another positive change to further legitimacy cryptocurrency in the country. There is s

FBI Claims Cyber Crime Syndicate Founder Medvedev Was Worth $800M+ in BTC

News The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has claimed that Sergey Sergeyvich Medvedev, a Russian national recently arrested in Bangkok, was the co-founder and second in command of the Infraud group – a notorious international cyber crime syndicate. It has been reported that at the time of his arrest, Mr. Medvedev was in possession of more than


CryptoUK: Seven Crypto Companies Form UK Cryptocurrency Trading Body

Seven of the largest crypto companies are forming a UK cryptocurrency trade body named CryptoUK, bringing the first self-regulation to the booming industry. This news comes just days after Brian Quintenz, a commissioner with the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, advised the crypto industry to form such a group to help regulate itself.CryptoUK, with members including exchange and


Fake PBOC Email Sent to U.S. Media in Attempts to Manipulate Bitcoin Market

Yesterday, U.S. media outlets were sent a bogus email from an individual claiming to be a representative of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC). The message contained a fake invitation to a press conference between the media, the PBOC, and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), claiming the two organizations would be introducing new measures to crack down “on all aspects and services of Bitcoi


Warning Signs? A Timeline of Tether and Bitfinex Events

Concerns are growing as to whether tether (USDT), the stable token pegged to the dollar, is backed by actual U.S. dollars. And recent scrutiny by U.S. regulators is doing nothing to allay those fears. As of this writing, the number of USDT in circulation is 2.2 billion. That means Tether should have a matching number of dollars in one or several bank accounts. But, so far, no external audit has be


SEC and CFTC Give Testimonies at Senate Hearing on Virtual Currencies

Today, February 6, 2018, the prospects for coherent U.S. regulation on cryptocurrencies became a little more clear, as were the impasses that were frustrating progress on the issue. The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs (the “Committee”) heard joint testimony from the heads of both the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (C


Bitcoin Believers Will Stay The Distance

As markets continue to fall across the board today many are left wondering where the bottom will be. What is guaranteed is that there will be a bottom and things will rebound. Bitcoin is no stranger to crashes, it has had several worse than the current one during its nine year lifespan.According to Business Insider many institutional investors are still wondering whether Bitcoin can bounce back. A