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.

Binance Snags Former US Senator Maxwell Baucus

Binance Snags Former U.S. Senator Maxwell Baucus

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced that Maxwell Baucus, the former U.S. Senator and ambassador to China, will be joining its team. Baucus is expected to function...

Fidelity Submits Application to Operate in New York as a Crypto Trust

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Top brokerage firm Fidelity, has filed an application to be a New York Trust, The Block reports. The application by Fidelity Digital Assets Services...

Libra Receives a Cold Welcome From the French Central Bank

The launch of Facebook's Libra coin has sparked a worldwide reaction. The latest comes from the French Central Bank.  Who does not know about Libra? Exactly,...

Ripple Has Been Hit With Another Lawsuit Claiming That XRP Is A Security

XRP is still awaiting a decision from the SEC regarding if it is a security. Ripple would prefer that XRP not be classified as a...

Bahamas Securities Regulator Set Regulations for Token Sales

The Securities Commission of Bahamas has filed a draft of the new bill for regulating token offerings. Bahamas’ securities regulator plans to turn the island...

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...
BottlePay

BottlePay Can’t Handle EU’s Regulatory Pressure

Social media bitcoin tipping service BottlePay said its shutting-down operations due to regulatory pressure from the European Union (EU). In a blog post, the UK-based firm...

In Case You Missed It: Chinese Court Ruled That Owning Bitcoin is Lawful

Interesting news from China this week. A ruling by the Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration has confirmed that Bitcoin can be lawfully owned on Chinese...
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...

ETH Is a Commodity, says CFTC

The Chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman, Heath Tarbert, gave a speech at Yahoo's "Finance’s All Markets Summit" in New York...