JPMorgan: Global Regulation Urgently Needed for Banks to Help Clients Invest in Crypto

JPMorgan: Global Regulation Urgently Needed for Banks to Help Clients Invest in Crypto

A globally consistent crypto regulatory framework is urgently needed to allow banks to handle crypto assets on behalf of large customers, said a JPMorgan executive. “We need a globally consistent regulatory framework.... Read more »
Global Regulators 'Going Full Steam' on Crypto — Official Says 'Current Structure Is No Longer Fit for the Purpose'

Global Regulators ‘Going Full Steam’ on Crypto — Official Says ‘Current Structure Is No Longer Fit for the Purpose’

Global regulators are “going full steam” on cryptocurrency regulation. “The current structure is no longer fit for the purpose with the development of cross-border digital market activities,” said the chairman of France’s... Read more »
Global Chip Shortage Looms Over Bitcoin Mining Industry, ASIC Supply Tightens

Global Chip Shortage Looms Over Bitcoin Mining Industry, ASIC Supply Tightens

While Bitcoin’s hashrate has been coasting along above 175 exahash per second (EH/s) and recently reached an all-time high, a global shortage of semiconductor chips could slow the growing industry. The shortfall... Read more »
BIS Exec Says Defi Is a 'Wake-up Call' for Regulators, Global Crypto Policy Expected in 2022

BIS Exec Says Defi Is a ‘Wake-up Call’ for Regulators, Global Crypto Policy Expected in 2022

A Bank of International Settlements (BIS) executive, Benoît Cœuré, says that crypto is “growing very fast” and ”becoming mainstream in different ways.” Emphasizing that decentralized finance (defi) is a “wake-up call” for financial... Read more »
IMF chief economist calls for global policy on cryptocurrency

IMF chief economist calls for global policy on cryptocurrency

Gita Gopinath, the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has called for a global policy to be put in place that will regulate cryptocurrency, instead of banning it. Pitching for... Read more »
findcryptonews.com Editor-in-Chief Kristina Cornèr talks digital currencies with Mastercard at Global Impact Week

findcryptonews.com Editor-in-Chief Kristina Cornèr talks digital currencies with Mastercard at Global Impact Week

Global Impact Week, an industry event which features fintech, policy, climate, healthcare, and media innovations, kicked off in Valencia, Spain, and is ongoing from Dec. 14 to 18. Recent figures put attendance... Read more »
CZ hints that France is in the running as the new Binance global headquarters

CZ hints that France is in the running as the new Binance global headquarters

Binance boss Changpeng Zhao (CZ) said France stands out as a “natural choice” to locate a regional or even global headquarters. “France will be a natural choice for a regional, and even... Read more »
WonderFi Listed on FTX to Provide 24/7, Global Access to Trading

WonderFi Listed on FTX to Provide 24/7, Global Access to Trading

Vancouver, British Columbia–(November 24, 2021) – WonderFi Technologies Inc. (NEO: WNDR)(OTC:WONDF)(the “Company” or “WonderFi”) today announced the listing of tokenized shares of WonderFi Technologies Inc. (NEO: WNDR)(OTC:WONDF) on FTX, a leading global... Read more »
VeChain still popular in China, crypto media shutdown and OKEx goes global – findcryptonews.com Magazine

VeChain still popular in China, crypto media shutdown and OKEx goes global – findcryptonews.com Magazine

This weekly roundup of news from Mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong attempts to curate the industry’s most important news, including influential projects, changes in the regulatory landscape, and enterprise blockchain integrations.  ... Read more »
Singapore Strives to Become Global Crypto Hub, Monetary Authority Reveals

Singapore Strives to Become Global Crypto Hub, Monetary Authority Reveals

Singapore, already a major financial center in the world, is now aiming to become a cryptocurrency hub as well. The city-state is seeking to secure its role as a leading player in... Read more »