The European Union is Ready to Regulate Cryptocurrencies if Global Issues Aren’t Addressed

The European Union is ready to regulate cryptocurrencies. This is what Valdis Dombrovskis commented during a roundtable meeting attended by the European Central Bank (ECB), industry bodies and other important offices. In March, the G-20 will host the 2nd Meeting of Finance and Central Bank Deputies, where cryptocurrency and bitcoin regulations will be debated as Continue Reading

Israel Tax Authority: Bitcoin is Considered Property

Israel is known as the start-up nation. Several tech start-ups are located in the country and have their head quarters there. But some time ago, the Israeli government has decided to tax Initial Coin Offerings, organizers and investors. Now, Israel Tax Authority (ITA) announced that Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies would be treated and taxed as property Continue Reading

Bitcoin Surges Amid Green light to Cryptocurrency Trading in South Korea

During the last months, the South Korean government has taking different regulatory measures to control the cryptocurrency market. Every single time that the government proposed new regulations, cryptocurrencies lost part of their value. But now the situation is in the other way. The financial regulator of South Korea, Choe Heung-sik, said that the government will Continue Reading

Croatia Has a New Self-regulating Body for Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology have entered in 2018 knowing that it was going to be the year of regulations. The most important countries are trying to regulate the market and this will be the most important topic in the G-20 meeting. But self-regulations are also arising in the industry. Croatia has a new self-regulating body Continue Reading

IMF Chief, Christine Lagarde, Says Cryptocurrency Regulations Are Inevitable

The cryptocurrency world has been increasing its presence in the society. Initial Coin Offerings have also been expanding as well as different cryptocurrencies. Enterprises, businesses, investors and individuals have been involved in this exciting market. Governments have been analyzing it trying to decide whether to implement regulations or not. International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Continue Reading

South Korea Will Not Ban Cryptocurrency Trading Says Finance Minister

Good news arrives from South Korea to the cryptocurrency world. In a week in which just three top 20 cryptocurrencies are operating positively, a South Korean Minister has announced that the country does not want to ban cryptocurrencies. This information is important for investors and cryptocurrency users in the Asian country that have been worried Continue Reading