Tag: regulation

Will the Implementation of Regulations Kill the Cryptocurrency-Dependent Industries?

Cryptocurrencies, particularly Bitcoin, have been around for over 10 years now. Currently, we still can’t say that it has already reached the mainstream market, but many still see its potential. In the next years, it is expected that more people will be using cryptocurrencies to transact online. It was really in 2017 when many have started to take notice of Bitcoin and other altcoins like Ethereum, DogeCoin, LiteCoin, Ripple, and …
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EU Law Prohibits Banks from Banning Transactions Concerning Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies have changed how online transactions are made and it may remain to do so in the next few years. Many people use cryptos like Bitcoin and altcoins like Ethereum, Litecoin, and DogeCoin in different ways. People mainly use these for online transactions as its quicker, safer, and somehow gives them anonymity as much as possible. Some would also use these to avoid the hassle that banks would give them …
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Brazil Cracks Down on Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Whenever a government introduces new regulations, there will be consequences. Brazilian officials have taken a tough stance against cryptocurrency service providers in the country. It was a matter of time until official crypto regulation came to be in Brazil. Crypto Regulation in Brazil It is one of the countries where Bitcoin and other currencies continue to gain a lot of traction. However, the government doesn’t want to leave this industry …
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New Crypto Workgroup is Spearheaded by Ripple and Coinbase

The cryptocurrency space is often plagued by a lack of integrity and accountability. Solving this problem will not be easy, albeit Ripple and Coinbase officials will join forces to make it happen. By forming this Market Integrity Working Group, an interesting step has been taken. Ripple and Coinbase Join Forces This new venture is an initiative officially outlined by the Blockchain Association. The BA represents some of the biggest brands …
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