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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.

Bitcoin and money laundering

Crypto and Money Laundering: Ex-Hollywood Executive Confesses to his Crimes

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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...
Debate Intensifies Over Inclusion of Cryptocurrency Entities in Bipartisan Bill

Debate Intensifies Over Inclusion of Cryptocurrency Entities in Bipartisan Bill

Some "supporters" of the cryptocurrency industry in the United States upper legislative house have issued a new proposal on the recent tax-reporting rules. The proposal...

Did India Just Get Handed A Crypto Lifeline?

The Law Commission of India may have just brought its country's use of cryptocurrencies back to life, after the Supreme Court’s decision to ban...

Market Drops: Mt. Gox & Upbit

Cryptocurrencies fall because Mt. Gox moves 8,000 BTC and 6,000 BCH out of their cold storage. Upbit's computers were seized by investigators and police...
Bitcoin ETF and SEC

Bitcoin ETF: SEC to Review the Rejected Bitwise’s Proposal

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 The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is revisiting the decision to reject the Bitwise and NYSE Arca's application In an announcement, the SEC...

U.S. Cryptocurrency Exchanges Plan to Meet And Discuss Self-Regulation

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The Gemini Crypto Exchange has decided to host a working group in September 2018 to discuss the formation of a self-regulatory organization (SRO) to...

UK Financial Watchdog Opens Investigations into Crypto Businesses

Multiple businesses are under the microscope, as the UK's financial watchdog closes in on enterprises reported to be operating illegally within the crypto marketplace,...
Huobi Global Measures Up to Regulatory Requirements

Huobi Global Measures Up to Regulatory Requirements

Cryptocurrency exchange, Huobi Global has announced plans to freeze all the funds from United States users. Why? To comply with the local law. According to...
Crypto Ratings Council CRC

Crypto Ratings Council Expands, Inducts Three New Members

The Crypto Ratings Council (CRC) assesses whether various cryptocurrencies are securities under the United States law. It has inducted new members into the organization. The...

The Winklevoss Twins Are Not Put Off by the SEC’s Rejection

The Winklevoss twins are continuing to grow their business even though the Security and Exchange Commission rejected their proposal to create a Bitcoin-based exchange-traded fund...