South Korea to Follow G20 Unified Cryptocurrency Regulations
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South Korea to Follow G20 Unified Cryptocurrency Regulations

btcethereumadmin - May 18, 2018

The South Korean government reportedly plans to soften its crypto regulations in line with the policies set by the G20 nations in an effort to create “unified…

Openbazaar Enables Decentralized Peer-To-Peer Trading of 44 Cryptocurrencies
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Openbazaar Enables Decentralized Peer-To-Peer Trading of 44 Cryptocurrencies

btcethereumadmin - May 18, 2018

Cryptocurrencies can now be traded on the peer-to-peer online marketplace Openbazaar in addition to physical goods, digital goods, and services. Initially, 44 cryptocurrencies are supported but the…

Thailand Waives 7% VAT for Individual Cryptocurrency Investors
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Thailand Waives 7% VAT for Individual Cryptocurrency Investors

btcethereumadmin - May 17, 2018

Thailand’s Revenue Department has announced that it will waive the 7% value-added tax for individual cryptocurrency investors. The country began regulating digital currencies and initial coin offerings…

Investment Platform Etoro Launches in the US with 10 Cryptocurrencies
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Investment Platform Etoro Launches in the US with 10 Cryptocurrencies

btcethereumadmin - May 16, 2018

Social trading platform Etoro is expanding into the US. Pre-registration has already begun. Initially, 10 cryptocurrencies will be offered, but the company plans to add more throughout…

Japan’s GMO Gets Ready to Start Selling 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chips
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Japan’s GMO Gets Ready to Start Selling 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chips

btcethereumadmin - May 16, 2018

Japanese internet giant GMO has updated its plans to manufacture and sell its 7nm bitcoin mining chips as well as for its own mining operations. Interested customers…

Investigation of South Korea’s Largest Crypto Exchange Upbit Continues
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Investigation of South Korea’s Largest Crypto Exchange Upbit Continues

btcethereumadmin - May 16, 2018

Since the South Korean prosecution started investigating Upbit, the country’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, more events have unfolded. While local media still discuss allegations and raise questions about…

US Court Indicts Founders of Crypto Company for Fraudulent Scheme
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US Court Indicts Founders of Crypto Company for Fraudulent Scheme

btcethereumadmin - May 16, 2018

A US federal court has indicted three founders of a company purported to offer cryptocurrency-related financial products and have raised $25 million in an initial coin offering.…

Arrest Warrants Issued to Employees of South Korean Crypto Exchange
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Arrest Warrants Issued to Employees of South Korean Crypto Exchange

btcethereumadmin - May 15, 2018

Arrest warrants have reportedly been issued to three employees of a small South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, including its representative director. The three are “suspected [of] fraud and…

Korean Regulators Widen Investigation of Cryptocurrency Exchanges
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Korean Regulators Widen Investigation of Cryptocurrency Exchanges

btcethereumadmin - May 14, 2018

South Korea’s government is widening its probe on cryptocurrency exchanges, particularly the use of corporate accounts which the regulators say can lead to money laundering. This announcement…

Thailand Commences Cryptocurrency Regulations Today
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Thailand Commences Cryptocurrency Regulations Today

btcethereumadmin - May 14, 2018

The decree to regulate cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings in Thailand goes into effect on Monday. The government has also revised the country’s tax code to add…