A letter from the Michigan Secretary of State’s office states that cryptocurrencies cannot be used for political donations. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/michigan-secretary-of-state-shoots-down-crypto-for-political-donations/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The SEC has charged Zachary Coburn, founder of EtherDelta, with running an unregistered national securities exchange. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/sec-charges-etherdelta-founder-with-running-unregistered-securities-exchange/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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The U.S. now has four governors who are friendly to, if not outright proponents of, blockchain and cryptocurrencies. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-friendly-governors-won-big-in-yesterdays-us-midterm-election/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Cryptocurrency exchange Gate.io was apparently the target of hackers who compromised a widely used web analytics platform. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/hackers-breach-popular-web-analytics-site-to-target-crypto-exchange/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The Texas State Securities Board issued an emergency cease-and-desist against a company it claims committed fraud in offering crypto mining contracts. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/texas-securities-regulators-enter-emergency-stop-against-crypto-mining-firm/. …

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Take it from someone who’s actually received crypto campaign donations. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/no-bitcoin-isnt-secretly-messing-with-the-mid-term-elections/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and Information.

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The Indian government is considering imposing a ban on what it calls “private cryptocurrencies,” according to an official release. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/indian-officials-met-to-discuss-possible-ban-on-private-cryptocurrencies/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The UK Cryptoassets Taskforce wants to encourage the development of distributed ledger technology, according to a final report published Monday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/uk-government-says-it-will-update-crypto-tax-guidance-by-early-next-year/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Taiwanese legislator Jason Hsu wants the island to create a new business category for cryptocurrency activities, he said Friday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/taiwanese-lawmaker-proposes-new-business-category-for-crypto-companies/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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South Korea’s Financial Services Commission has warned the public to exercise caution when investing in cryptocurrency funds. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/south-koreas-financial-watchdog-warns-investors-over-crypto-funds/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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An Australian ICO project planning raise up to $50 million has been halted by the country’s securities regulator. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/australia-securities-watchdog-halts-ico-seeking-to-raise-50-million/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The SEC’s new FinHub is being launched with the aim of facilitating interactions with fintech startups, including ICO issuers. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-sec-is-setting-up-a-new-office-to-talk-to-ico-startups/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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BitConnect investors hoping to recoup their losses have consolidated all existing lawsuits against the startup into one. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/new-bitconnect-lawsuit-combines-previous-efforts-against-crypto-scam/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Smart contract coders could be held liable for providing predictive “event contracts” on a blockchain, a CFTC commissioner has said. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-official-warns-smart-contract-designers-over-predictive-code/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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North Dakota’s securities watchdog is again taking action against ICO projects it alleges are operating illegally in the state. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/north-dakota-securities-regulator-issues-cease-and-desists-against-3-icos/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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CFTC Chair Christopher Giancarlo said the cryptocurrency market will mature as institutional investors enter the space. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-chair-giancarlo-says-institutional-investors-will-help-crypto-mature/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Peter Van Valkenburgh explained the potential benefits from cryptocurrency and blockchain while Nouriel Roubini called it “the mother of all scams.” This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-defender-spars-with-famed-critic-during-us-senate-hearing/. …

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China’s central bank is looking to recruit blockchain tech and legal experts as it continues development of a yuan-based digital currency. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/pboc-is-seeking-blockchain-talent-to-help-build-its-central-bank-crypto/. …

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Economist Nouriel Roubini and Coin Center’s Peter Van Valkenburgh will testify about crypto and blockchain before a U.S. Senate committee today. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/doctor-doom-vs-crypto-heres-what-to-expect-in-congress-today/. …

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QuadrigaCX is waiting on a judge’s decision after the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce froze CA$28 million in multiple bank accounts. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-exchange-quadrigacx-awaits-ruling-on-22-million-in-frozen-funds/. …

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