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.

Libra is Yet to Provide Details to Swiss Authorities

The Swiss privacy watchdog is awaiting an answer from Facebook. It wants to understand how to regulate Libra in its country of registration. According to...
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IRS Releases Tax Guidelines for Cryptocurrency

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issues new guidance in the form of a Revenue Ruling, which calculates taxes owed on cryptocurrency holdings. The publication...

U.S. DOJ Charge Bitfinex’s Payment Processor in relation to “Shadow banking” Case

The New York Attorney General is still investigating its allegations against Bitfinex and Tether and a $900 million bailout loan which was backed by...

Laos Sends An Unfriendly Reminder to Crypto Enthusiasts

Last year, Laos banned cryptocurrencies. Now, it has issued an unfriendly reminder to the public about it. The Central Bank of Laos has once again shown...

OneCoin CEO Denied Bail

Edgardo Ramos, Judge of New York Southern District Court, denied Konstantin Ignatov's bond application, irrespective of its very attractive release conditions. This is according...

Government of Iran Passes Law Against Recognizing Crypto Trade

In an attempt to regulate Iranian crypto activities, the Iranian government introduced a new bill under which banking institutions and government bodies will not...
Zuckerberg Defends Libra before US Congress

Zuckerberg Defends Libra Before US Congress

Facebook proposed digital currency Libra has come under scrutiny as regulators around the globe express disapproval over the project. The Libra dilemma continues as...

New York State Attorney General Has Filed a Lawsuit Against Bitfinex

The New York State Attorney General has brought a lawsuit against iFinex Inc (Bitfinex) and their “stablecoin” Tether (USDT) for fraud. Just after 4 PM...

India is Ready with a Crypto Regulatory Framework Draft, Official Confirms

Finance Secretary of India, Mr. Subhash Chandra Garg has recently commented to PTI that the cryptocurrency regulation report is ready. "We will submit it to...
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Bitcoin price waves recede as it falls below the $9,500 after the Libra’s Senate...

Despite being barely mentioned in the Libra’s Senate hearing on 16th July, Bitcoin price plunged by four-figure values going below $9,500, its lowest since last...