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.

Birsan

Hacker Discovers Vulnerability in PayPal Security

A hacker, Alex Birsan, has discovered a high-severity vulnerability in the PayPal main authentication flow of the platform. Alex Birsan discovered the vulnerability, which could allow...
FinTank Plans Self-regulatory Organization (SRO) in the US (1)

FinTank Plans Self-regulatory Organization (SRO) in the US

Chicago based FinTech community, FinTank has revealed plans to set up a national self-regulatory organization (SRO) in the United States. Based on reports, former Chicago...

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...

FinCEN Penalizes Crypto Trader for Violating Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Rules

The United States regulatory body (FinCEN) released a report stating that crypto trader, Eric Powers, did not comply with the Bank Secrecy Act’s (BSA)...

Singapore about to slash the Double Taxation on Cryptocurrencies

The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) that currently levies double taxes on the usage of cryptocurrencies is proposing changes to the taxation set-up....
Bitcoin Usage Surges in Argentina Following USD Ban

Bitcoin Usage Surges in Argentina Following USD Ban

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Argentina is once again trending, as support for Bitcoin rises following unexpected restrictions on purchasing the US dollar.    In Argentina, Bitcoin is once again...
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...
crypto and drugs

Crypto and Drugs: Australian Police Seize $1,5 Million

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Authorities in Western Australia have seized cryptocurrency worth over $1.5 million.  Crypto is in the limelight for all the wrong reasons. According to a press...
Zipmex Exchange

Thailand’s SEC Grants License to Zipmex Exchange

Big news from the Asia-Pacific region as Zipmex cryptocurrency exchange gets licensed by Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Zipmex digital asset exchange, which provides...
Binance faces embezzlement charges

Binance Faces Embezzlement Allegation, Possible Lawsuit

Popular cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, is currently under the scanner in an alleged embezzlement case which can lead to a class-action lawsuit. Leading cybersecurity consultants, HackControl, is...