Switzerland Softens Tone on Libra After Ex-President Says Project ‘Failed’

Switzerland may be attempting to repair its relations with Libra following a blunt statement from the country's president.

India’s Central Bank Explains Why It Blocked Banks From Using Cryptos in Court Filing

The Reserve Bank of India has said in a court filing that it had "ringfenced" financial institutions from dealing with digital assets over perceived risks, but hadn't banned cryptos.

South Korea Considers 20% Crypto Tax

Officials from the Ministry of Economy and Finance's income tax office have reportedly been reviewing the proposal.

Blockchain payment firm Coinify completes registration under EU 5th AML Directive

With the new EU 5th Anti-Money Laundering directive sweeping Europe and ousting many established crypto companies, blockchain payment firm Coinify today announced it has successfully been registered with the financial services authorities. “Our commitm...

Coinbase-Led Crypto Ratings Council Plans Transparency Boost as New Members Join

The Crypto Ratings Council, formed by Coinbase, Kraken and other exchanges last year, has added eToro and Radar as members. It's also planning to unveil its asset rating framework this year.

Regulated Derivatives Will ‘Legitimize’ Crypto, Says CFTC Chair

Regulated derivatives will instill market confidence in cryptocurrencies, according to Heath Tarbert.

Japan’s Financial Watchdog to Set Low Leverage Cap for Crypto Margin Traders: Report

Japan's top financial regulator reportedly plans to reduce the risk to crypto margin traders by cutting the maximum allowed leverage.

ANALYSIS: The Global Game of Coins Heats Up

New paper from the PBoC says that “top-level” design of its digital currency is complete while AMLD5 in Europe is causing crypto companies to flee.

SEC Seeks $16M From ICOBox for Unregistered Token Sale

The SEC has asked a federal court in California to fine ICOBox more than $16 million for selling illegal ICOS tokens.

SEC Seeks $16M From ICOBox for Unregistered Token Sale

The SEC has asked a federal court in California to fine ICOBox more than $16 million for selling illegal ICOS tokens.