Tag Archives: Policy & regulation

20Mar/20

Fed Stands Ready to Replace Infected Greenbacks With Clean Bills

The Federal Reserve is ready to flood the U.S. with coronavirus-free banknotes – but doesn’t anticipate that happening just yet, according to a spokesman for the central bank’s Philadelphia branch. For now,Read More…

Share this:
20Mar/20

What an Uptick in ‘Coinjoins’ Says About Bitcoin’s Value Proposition

With the global economy reeling from the coronavirus crisis, bitcoiners are increasingly turning to crypto wallets with privacy features.   A masking feature called “coinjoin” batches transactions together so it’s harder to identifyRead More…

Share this:
12Mar/20

French Financial Regulator Suggests Europe-Wide Security Token Sandbox

France’s Financial Markets Authority (AMF) has proposed that all of Europe adopt a regulatory sandbox to support the emerging security token industry. The “Digital Lab” would run for three years, the watchdogRead More…

Share this:
27Feb/20

Hong Kong to Consider Additional FATF-Style Regulations for Crypto Exchanges

Hong Kong may soon bolster its policing of the cryptocurrency sector to better conform with international anti-money-laundering norms, Financial Secretary Paul Chan said in his annual budget speech Wednesday. Promising that “detailedRead More…

Share this: