An “international crackdown” on cryptocurrency scams was launched Monday by a group of securities regulators. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-canadian-regulators-launch-dozens-crypto-scam-probes/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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A popular event forged during the token boom of 2017 saw discussion about the changing regulatory environment that has resulted. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/move-em-icos-dont-seem-scary-outside-us/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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The license is has come in for intense criticism, in part because so few firms have been granted one. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/ny-grants-fifth-ever-bitlicense-crypto-exchange-genesis-global-trading/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Jesse Powell and Erik Voorhees delivered red-meat rhetoric but also made subtler points about New York’s cryptocurrency regulations at Consensus 2018. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitlicense-refugees-kraken-shapeshift-ceos-talk-escape-new-york/. …

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Lawmakers at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2018 conference today argued that regulatory “sandboxes” may offer the best approach for blockchain innovation. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-eu-lawmakers-tout-sandbox-approach-for-blockchain-development/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Prosecutors in South Korea have raided the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the country, UPbit, over suspected fraud, according to a report. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/koreas-biggest-crypto-exchange-raided-over-suspected-fraud-report/. …

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A jury will decide whether tokens issued through two allegedly fraudulent initial coin offerings (ICOs) count as securities. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/security-currency-jury-decide-next-year-ico-fraud-case/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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A Texas regulator has issued cease-and-desist orders against two cryptocurrency schemes that it alleges are selling unregistered securities. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-investment-schemes-hit-with-cease-and-desists-in-texas/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Following Eric Schneiderman’s abrupt resignation, the New York Attorney General’s Office’s “work continues,” according to a spokesperson. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-exchange-probe-continues-despite-new-york-ags-resignation/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Tuesday’s blockchain hearing will specifically look at the technology’s applications in supply chain management. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/congress-blockchain-supply-chain-hearing-2018/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and…

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Long-running groups using the popular social network are finding that separating education from financial advice isn’t as easy as it sounds. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/meetups-crypto-secret-blockchain-scams-running-rampant/. …

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A weekly roundup of regulatory moves by different nations and agencies. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/thailand-targets-new-crypto-taxes-others-move-ease-burdens/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and Information.

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Arizona Senate Bill 1091 has been passed by the House and Senate – but no longer mentions cryptocurrencies anywhere. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/arizona-lawmakers-strip-crypto-mentions-tax-payments-bill/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The British tycoon published a post Thursday warning the public to ignore bitcoin scams promoting themselves using his image. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-scam-alert-no-richard-branson-doesnt-think-quit-job/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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KODAKCoin’s backers are calling a crypto exchange’s ICO launch claims “fraudulent.” This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/fraudsters-take-aim-at-investors-in-controversial-kodakcoin-ico/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and Information.

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Seattle-based Dragonchain appears to be catching up with the rest of the blockchain industry as it pivots to cautiousness over U.S. regulation. This article is originally written and posted on…

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Chelan County’s Public Utilities District is enacting new security measures to protect employees from bitcoin miners. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/belligerent-crypto-miners-prompt-power-utility-to-beef-up-security/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Two members of the U.S. commodities regulator spoke at a conference. One stressed enforcement, the other working with the industry. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-officials-want-close-cooperation-sec-crypto-rules/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Square made $34.1 million in Q1 revenue through bitcoin sales, according to an SEC filing. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/square-made-34-million-in-bitcoin-sales-revenue-last-quarter/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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China National Radio, a high-level mouthpiece of the government, has claimed OKEx illegally offered bitcoin futures and OTC trading. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/china-national-radio-questions-legality-of-okex-bitcoin-futures-trading/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Coinbase’s chief legal and risk officer “applauds” the Attorney General’s inquiry into cryptocurrency exchanges’ practices. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/coinbase-discloses-corporate-data-response-ny-crypto-inquiry/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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Bermuda has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Binance to develop a global compliance center in the British Overseas Territory. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/binance-bermuda-ink-15-million-crypto-investment-agreement/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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ASIC is to extend its guidelines on initial coin offerings over concerns about overseas projects targeting local investors. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/australias-securities-watchdog-airs-concerns-about-overseas-icos/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Crypto exchange Binance has denied an allegation that its founder breached an exclusivity agreement with VC firm Sequoia Capital. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/binance-exchange-denies-sequoias-allegation-of-exclusivity-breach/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Inspired by the #metoo movement, students in China are coding messages into the ethereum blockchain to escape Chinese internet censorship. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/chinese-metoo-movement-turns-to-ethereum-to-evade-censorship/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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