Portugal’s Autoridade Tributária e Aduaneira has published guidelines for how value-added tax regulations may be applied to initial coin offerings.
Following a pilot program in West Virginia, the Brookings Institution has released an article encouraging states to expand the use of blockchain technology in elections.
After compromising the personal information of approximately 90,000 customers at two Canadian banks, hackers demanded $1 million of XRP for the supposedly safe return of the data. While we’ve grown more accustomed to bitcoin-based ransoms, criminals ma…
BancoEstado has reopened an account held by crypto exchange CryptoMKT, following a series of account closures by several banks earlier this year.
An investigation into a Chinese cryptocurrency pyramid scheme has culminated in several successful prosecutions, as well as the recovery of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of yuan.
The UK FCA will conduct investigations into 24 cryptocurrency companies to ensure they are refraining from price manipulation and adhering to regulations and investor protection.
Researchers argue that a new protocol could address a vulnerability in state channels. Their work could ultimately have implications on blockchain scaling.
One of the largest shipping and logistics companies in the United States has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance to help define the future role of blockchain technology in the field of travel and logistics.
Sometimes computer science breakthroughs emerge in laboratories. Sometimes they get emailed to the InterPlanetary File System team by anonymous computer geniuses.
The American investigation of cryptocurrency price manipulation reaches across the Atlantic, according to an English daily newspaper. The US Department of Justice and CFTC are apparently taking a hard look at bitcoin traders based in the UK, among othe…
The Shenzhen branch of the Chinese tax administration has partnered with Tencent to develop blockchain solutions to a sticky tax problem.
Spanish Central Bank Governor Perceives Cryptocurrency Risks, Distributed Ledger Technology Potential
Cryptocurrencies may present more risks than benefits, according to the governor of the Spanish central bank. However, Governor Linde also believes that distributed ledger technology offers the potential for cost reduction and improved efficiency.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore has shut down an ICO and issued a warning to eight digital token exchanges about possible securities law violations.
According to a Thursday report, Noble Bank International has provided its banking services to Bitfinex since sometime in 2017. The cryptocurrency exchange seems to have cycled through a series of banking relationships after Wells Fargo abruptly ended i…
Four unnamed sources with access to information about current US Department of Justice investigations have provided details of an ongoing joint investigation between the department and the CFTC into cryptocurrency price manipulation.
A committee in the European Parliament passed a resolution that could lead to the use of distributed ledger technology throughout the continent.