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Cryptocurrency Regulation

Are you keen on finding out how the regulators are treating cryptocurrencies? Then the cryptocurrency regulation section is for you. At Altcoin Buzz, we strive to find out all the peculiarities of the crypto-verse. Especially, when it comes to such tricky issues as cryptocurrency regulation. We examine the behavior of major institutions like the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission and scrutinize its approach to crypto so that you stay in the loop. We also look at other key countries around the world and compare their attitudes. This way, we want to ensure that every reader can make informed choices anywhere and at any time.

Trouble For Stablecoins? SEC Might Consider Them Securities

Senior advisor for digital assets at the United States Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) Valerie Szczepanik explained why some stabelcoins might be securities.  Known...

Israeli Banks to disclose their crypto policies as Bitcoin Association files petitions

On Monday a court in Jerusalem received a formal petition filed by Bitcoin Association. The association is an Israeli nonprofit organization that promotes the...

Coinbase Finds “No Misconduct” With BCH Listing

According to the internal investigation from Coinbase and two "well known law firms", there was no misconduct when the exchange listed BCH back in...

Kraken CEO Will Not Comply With New York’s Cryptocurrency Exchange Probe

Jesse Powell, CEO of the San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken, refuses to comply with the New York Attorney General’s request for information. New York Attorney...

The IRS has been working on a Crypto Tax Guide since 2014

Tom Emmer from the House of representatives requested files from the IRS that provided guidance to individuals who performed digital transactions. Luckily for Emmer,...

Libra’s Future in India is Uncertain

Cryptocurrencies haven't been favored within the Indian regulatory landscape. This has left questionmarks on Libra. According to anonymous sources, Facebook has not submitted any...

Indian Crypto Exchange Suspends Operations Citing Regulatory Uncertainty

Another Indian crypto exchange bites the dust!  Indian crypto exchange Coinome today announced in a tweet that it will suspend all crypto markets effective...

The SEC Postpones VanEck Solid X Bitcoin ETF Decision, Again

Many cryptocurrency investors were excited to see if tomorrow's deadline for VanEck Solid X Bitcoin ETF would be either approved or rejected, however, the...
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Crypto and Money Laundering: Ex-Hollywood Executive Confesses to his Crimes

Former Hollywood executive, Dennis Blieden has admitted to stealing about $22 million. Most of which he spent on cryptocurrency and gambling. This is according to...

Switzerland’s Biggest Stock Broker Enables Crypto Trading

Swissquote, Switzerland's biggest stockbroker and one of the country's largest online banking groups, trading platform now supports the trading of various cryptocurrencies. Swissquote Group Holding...