Tag Archives: Bitcoin Regulation

08Feb/21

Major Malaysian financial firm to invest in regulated crypto exchange

Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad, one of the largest financial services companies in Malaysia, is moving into the cryptocurrency industry with a new investment. According to an official Feb. 8 announcement, Kenanga hasRead More…

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02Feb/21

21Shares to list Polkadot ETP on Swiss SIX exchange

21Shares, a major provider of cryptocurrency exchange-traded products, or ETP, is launching the world’s first Polkadot (DOT) ETP. The new product, DOT ETP, will be listed on the Swiss SIX exchange onRead More…

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10Feb/20

FinCEN: Social Media Crypto Projects Can’t Ignore Money Laundering Risk

The deputy director of the United States Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) says the cryptocurrency sector must not abet a “slide backward” in money laundering prevention. FinCEN deputy director Jamal El-Hindi made hisRead More…

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06Feb/20

US Fed Is Exploring Potential for Digital Currency, Says Board Member

A member of the United States Federal Reserve’s board of governors has signalled that the institution is more open to the idea of central bank digital currency than previously. Lael Brainard —Read More…

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17Jan/20

Binance CEO Says Compliance Is Key for New Strategic Partnership in Japan

Binance, one of the top cryptocurrency exchanges globally, has started discussions regarding a  strategic partnership with two Japanese firms. According to a press release on Jan. 17, Binance has begun negotiations withRead More…

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20Dec/19

Fidelity-Backed Startup Fireblocks Is Now Certified Secure by Ernst & Young

New York-based digital asset security firm Fireblocks has successfully completed a major examination carried out by Big Four auditing firm Ernst & Young (EY). Fireblocks, which provides an institutional-grade platform for secureRead More…

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04Dec/19

France to Test Its Central Bank Digital Currency in Q1 2020: Official

The central bank of France plans to pilot a central bank digital currency (CBDC) for financial institutions in 2020. François Villeroy de Galhau, the governor of the Bank of France, announced thatRead More…

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