Mai Capital Predicts Tough Year for Crypto — Expects Bitcoin and Ethereum to Do Well Once Regulations Come Into Focus

Mai Capital Predicts Tough Year for Crypto — Expects Bitcoin and Ethereum to Do Well Once Regulations Come Into Focus

Mai Capital Management’s chief equity strategist and regional president, Chris Grisanti, has predicted that this year will be tough for crypto largely due to regulations. However, he expects established cryptocurrencies, such as... Read more »
Europe's Securities Watchdog Seeks Feedback on Regulations Ahead of DLT Pilot

Europe’s Securities Watchdog Seeks Feedback on Regulations Ahead of DLT Pilot

ESMA, the European Securities and Markets Authority, has set out to establish if EU authorities need to amend existing regulations in order to facilitate the trading and settlement of tokenized securities. The... Read more »
Stablecoin regulations: Where we are, and where we’re headed

Stablecoin regulations: Where we are, and where we’re headed

In the early crypto era, when only few knew of any cryptocurrency outside of Bitcoin, it was under a constant deluge of criticism. Charlie Munger, the Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, summed... Read more »
Binance agrees to help Dubai develop ‘progressive virtual asset regulations’

Binance agrees to help Dubai develop ‘progressive virtual asset regulations’

Cryptocurrency exchange giant Binance today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai World Trade Centre Authority (DWTCA) to “outline the vision of accelerating the set-up of a... Read more »
Russia’s Federation Council to Set Up Working Group on Crypto Regulations

Russia’s Federation Council to Set Up Working Group on Crypto Regulations

The Federation Council of the Russian legislature is forming a working group expected to propose comprehensive regulations for cryptocurrencies. Officials from several ministries and government agencies, as well as members of the... Read more »
More Regulations Proposed to ‘Streamline’ Mining Sector in Kazakhstan

More Regulations Proposed to ‘Streamline’ Mining Sector in Kazakhstan

Authorities need to expand the regulatory framework for cryptocurrency miners, a member of the parliament in Kazakhstan has suggested. The additional rules should streamline their activities and help correct the forming public... Read more »
Russian Parliament Sets Up Working Group on Cryptocurrency Regulations

Russian Parliament Sets Up Working Group on Cryptocurrency Regulations

A working group on cryptocurrencies and related activities will soon begin to meet at the State Duma, the lower house of Russian parliament. Its members are expected to take on the task... Read more »
Iran Blockchain Association Offers Help With Crypto Regulations, Says Regulators Are Not Qualified

Iran Blockchain Association Offers Help With Crypto Regulations, Says Regulators Are Not Qualified

The leading crypto industry association in Iran has slammed authorities for their passive stance regarding crypto regulation. The government’s inaction is a source of concern, the organization said, offering its assistance to... Read more »
BNY Mellon Urges Ireland to Adopt Crypto Rules Before EU Regulations, Report Reveals

BNY Mellon Urges Ireland to Adopt Crypto Rules Before EU Regulations, Report Reveals

As authorities in the EU are still discussing union-wide cryptocurrency regulations, a major U.S. bank has reportedly lobbied the Irish government to adopt its own rules for the space. BNY Mellon launched... Read more »