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France and Germany Urge Discussions on Crypto Policy at G20 Summit

Regulation High ranking officials from France and Germany have issued a letter urging the finance officials of other nations to discuss the regulatory implications of cryptocurrencies at the upcoming G20 Summit. Also Read: India’s Tax Department Issues Notices to 100,000 Crypto Investors Leaders Call for “Trans-Boundary” Action Against Cryptocurrencies The letter is authored by the French […]

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U.S. Lawmaker Wants Ethics Committee to Form Bitcoin Disclosure Guidelines

Regulation This week Colorado House Representative Jared Polis sent a letter to the U.S. House Committee on Ethics asking the organization to propose statutes that require government employees to declare their bitcoin and digital currency holdings. Also Read: India’s Tax Department Issues Notices to 100,000 Crypto Investors House Representative Jared Polis: ‘Government Employees Should Report Any […]

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PR: XinFin Unveils XDC, the Hybrid Blockchain Protocol; Opens Its Utility Token Sale

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. XinFin opens token sale of it’s utility tokens, unveils the […]

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Crowdfire Founders Plan to Launch Indian Bitcoin Exchange

News Cryptocurrencies have grown popular in India, and digital asset markets in the region have seen exponential growth despite uncertainty from the Indian government. Now, this week the founders of the popular application Crowdfire have announced the team is launching an Indian-based bitcoin exchange this March. Also read: Russian Cryptocurrency Bill Is Ready – Regulators Share […]

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This Week in Bitcoin: Half Full or Half Empty?

News Doomsdayers out in force; Paul Krugman being Paul Krugman; Tether upto its usual tricks and the usual gamut of scams, schemes, and shakedowns. It’s been emotional. It’s been nerve-wracking. But it’s also been a total riot. Welcome to This Week in Bitcoin. Also read: Trading Tip `The Wall´ – I Was Wrong We’re All Gonna […]

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India’s Finance Minister Confirms Crypto Not Recognized as Legal Tender, Media Panics

Regulation India’s Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, has confirmed that the country’s government will not recognize cryptocurrencies as legal tender, adding that authorities will seek to ramp up efforts to “eliminate” the use of virtual currencies in illicit transactions. Mr. Jaitley’s comments have been misconstrued and embellished throughout the mainstream media, with numerous reports proclaiming that […]

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No letup for bitcoin as cryptocurrency drops further below $9,000

Pressure on bitcoin showed no signs of letting up on Friday, as the No. 1 cryptocurrency stumbled further below $9,000 to reach fresh November lows. Bitcoin BTCUSD, -6.69%  was most recently changing hands at $8,579.31, down 5%, according to research and news site CoinDesk.com. Bitcoin moved below $9,000 for the first time since November on […]

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Indians Expect Clarity on Bitcoin Taxes within Days

Economy & Regulation Under mounting pressure to make decisions and take steps to clarify cryptocurrency matters, the Indian government may soon shed some light on one of many unclear aspects – taxation. Local media have turned the spotlight on Budget 2018, but lots of titles end with question marks. The new financial frame is to […]

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Coinbase to Reopen the GDAX Bitcoin Cash-Euro Order Book

Markets and Prices Many European cryptocurrency investors are about to get another venue for investing in bitcoin cash with their regional fiat. The GDAX exchange will start offering BCH/EUR trading again in just a couple of days. Also Read: Bitcoin Cash Added to Keepkey Wallet, Exchanges in India and Hong Kong BCH/EUR on GDAX GDAX […]

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Russia Ready for Migrant Bitcoin Miners Influx

Economy & Regulation Despite some indecisiveness about cryptocurrencies on the part of centralized power, Russia has been quietly preparing for a wave of migrant crypto miners from East and West. It’s been said that the country has got what it takes to invite them. A third of the Soviet era power producing capacity is idling, […]

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