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 »
Nigerian Blockchain Advocacy Group Says 'Crypto Is Legit' — Calls for Regulation of Industry

Nigerian Blockchain Advocacy Group Says ‘Crypto Is Legit’ — Calls for Regulation of Industry

The Nigerian blockchain advocacy group, the Stakeholders in Blockchain Technology Association of Nigeria (SIBAN), has said crypto is legit and must be regulated. The group adds that any such regulation should on... Read more »
White House to pursue crypto regulation as a matter of national security

White House to pursue crypto regulation as a matter of national security

Under the leadership of US President Joe Biden, the White House is likely to release an executive order–assigning federal agencies to approach the cryptocurrency sector as a matter of national security. According... Read more »
Botswana Cryptocurrency Regulation: Government Set to Present Virtual Asset Bill to Parliament

Botswana Cryptocurrency Regulation: Government Set to Present Virtual Asset Bill to Parliament

The Botswana government is set to present a “Virtual Asset Bill” to the country’s parliament, a move that could see it become one of the first countries in Africa to have laws... Read more »
Turkish ruling party holds meeting in metaverse, talks crypto regulation

Turkish ruling party holds meeting in metaverse, talks crypto regulation

Ak Party, Turkey’s governing party, held its first metaverse meeting on Monday wherein it discussed upcoming crypto regulation.  The Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) hosted its first meeting in the metaverse,... Read more »
UK Lawmakers Form Crypto and Digital Assets Group to Ensure Regulation Supports Innovation

UK Lawmakers Form Crypto and Digital Assets Group to Ensure Regulation Supports Innovation

U.K. lawmakers have formed the Crypto and Digital Assets Group to ensure that new rules for the crypto industry support innovation. “We are at a crucial time for the sector as global... Read more »
100 Companies Fail to Obtain Crypto Licenses in Singapore Due to Tough Regulation

100 Companies Fail to Obtain Crypto Licenses in Singapore Due to Tough Regulation

More than 100 companies that applied for a license to offer crypto services in Singapore have either been turned down or withdrawn their applications. “Cryptocurrencies could be abused for money laundering, terrorism... Read more »
Crypto regulation is coming, but Bitcoin traders are still buying the dip

Crypto regulation is coming, but Bitcoin traders are still buying the dip

Looking at the Bitcoin chart from a weekly or daily perspective presents a bearish outlook and it’s clear that (BTC) price has been consistently making lower lows since hitting an all-time high... Read more »
IMF Chief Economist Says 'Regulation Is Absolutely Important' for Crypto Sector

IMF Chief Economist Says ‘Regulation Is Absolutely Important’ for Crypto Sector

The chief economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says that regulation is “absolutely important” for the crypto sector. She added that banning cryptocurrencies, like what India could be considering doing, would... Read more »
Nigerian Government Minister Calls for Regulation of Crypto, Considers Additional Body 'to Play That Role'

Nigerian Government Minister Calls for Regulation of Crypto, Considers Additional Body ‘to Play That Role’

A minister in the Nigerian government has called on authorities in the country to consider regulating cryptocurrencies instead of clamping down on them. The Law Does Not Stipulate Who Regulates Cryptos In... Read more »