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Russian Court Overturns the Decision to Add Binance into the Register of Banned Web Resources

January 21st, 2021|

On January 20, the Arkhangelsk Regional Court overturned the decision to block the Russian website of Binance. The court's decision means that the exchange website will continue to operate on the territory of the Russian Federation after it is removed [...]

Dubai Financial Regulator to Develop Framework for Digital Assets

January 19th, 2021|

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) will begin work on establishing a regulatory framework for digital assets as stated in the business plan for 2021-2022. DFSA operates in a special economic zone - the Dubai International Financial Center. The department [...]

ECB: Potential Users Called Privacy as the Main Feature of the Digital Euro

January 14th, 2021|

The European Central Bank (ECB) has completed a public consultation on the digital euro. Over 8,000 people and organizations participated in the discussion, which was a record for such public discussions from the ECB, the regulator said. According to a [...]

PayPal Cleared a Record $242 Million in Cryptocurrency Transactions

January 12th, 2021|

Payment giant PayPal has recorded a record cryptocurrency trading volume on the platform. On January 11, users conducted transactions for $ 242 million. Retail has arrived. @PayPal cleared $242M in crypto sales yesterday. That's nearly double the previous record. 🌐📲✅ [...]

UK Regulator Warns of Risks Involved in Crypto Assets Investing

January 11th, 2021|

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) warns that investing in crypto assets carries high risks. Investors "should be prepared to lose all their money," the statement said. The UK regulator is worried about high-yield cryptocurrency and derivatives related offers. FCA points [...]

Indian Regulator Proposes 18% Tax on Bitcoin Trading

December 29th, 2020|

The Central Economic Intelligence Bureau of India (CEIB) proposes to tax cryptocurrency trading at 18%. The agency classifies bitcoin as an "intangible assets", reports The Times of India. The government is currently considering a proposal that would levy a Goods [...]

Brad Garlinghouse: SEC Lawsuit Against Ripple is a Terrible Precedent for the Cryptocurrency Industry

December 23rd, 2020|

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) lawsuit against Ripple could turn into troubles for all crypto industry said the CEO of the California-based blockchain company Brad Garlinghouse. Ripple has spent 8 years working tirelessly to build an incredible company [...]