South Korean Financial Watchdog Releases Stricter AML Guidelines for Virtual Currencies South Korea’s top financial regulator has released a set of revised anti-money laundering (AML) guidelines for virtual currencies, according to a press…

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Billionaire investor and former hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz said that he is optimistic that the US Department of Justice’s (DOJ) recently-launched probe into allegations of bitcoin price manipulation will…

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More bitcoin traders are challenging India’s directive for banks to stop financial services to cryptocurrency exchanges in the populous Asian country, with a court hearing of the challenge set for…

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South Africa has the most sophisticated economy and financial sector on the continent, and its citizens are increasingly warming up to the idea of investing and trading in cryptocurrencies —…

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Philippine Gov’t To Allow Country’s First Crypto Businesses In Special Economic Zone The Philippine government will allow 10 Blockchain and cryptocurrencycompanies to operate in the Cagayan Economic Zone, Reuters reports April 25. The companies will reportedly be the…

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The two most valuable altcoins are most likely “noncompliant securities” under US law, claims a former markets regulator. Gary Gensler, a former head of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC),…

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