Canadian Lawmaker Introduces Bill Aimed at Encouraging Growth in Crypto Sector

Canadian Lawmaker Introduces Bill Aimed at Encouraging Growth in Crypto Sector

Governments worldwide are rising to the need for a global crypto regulatory framework, first highlighted by the Bank of England. Canada is the latest country to propose a bill for a crypto... Read more »
Canadian Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Encourage Crypto Sector Growth

Canadian Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Encourage Crypto Sector Growth

A bill has been introduced in Canada to encourage the growth of the crypto sector. “Canada should be attracting billions of dollars in investment in the fast growing crypto asset industry. Today... Read more »
Appetite for Crypto Sector Still Going Strong as Valuations Rise

Appetite for Crypto Sector Still Going Strong as Valuations Rise

Cryptocurrency exchange FTX saw its valuation soar to $32 billion in a new funding round announced on January 31, underscoring continued appetite for the sector. The Bahamas-based company raised $400 million in... Read more »
Indian Government 'Constantly Monitoring' Crypto Sector, Says Finance Minister

Indian Government ‘Constantly Monitoring’ Crypto Sector, Says Finance Minister

India’s finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, has reportedly revealed that the government is “constantly monitoring” and “watching the crypto sector.” Referring to her budget speech, she noted that crypto taxation will be implemented... Read more »
US Still Dominates Bitcoin Mining Sector, 30-Day Stats Show Foundry USA Takes Top Pool Position

US Still Dominates Bitcoin Mining Sector, 30-Day Stats Show Foundry USA Takes Top Pool Position

Since the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI) project updated its mining map in mid-July, the United States has continued to dominate in terms of the amount of hashpower worldwide. Moreover, data... Read more »
New research affirms the colossal gender gap in the crypto sector

New research affirms the colossal gender gap in the crypto sector

Crypto information outlet Crypto Head created the Cryptocurrency Company Index–revealing the most lucrative businesses in the booming industry. While keeping tabs on the major players in the crypto space, the study, which... Read more »
Crypto Complaints Have Increased Significantly Says South Africa Financial Sector Ombud

Crypto Complaints Have Increased Significantly Says South Africa Financial Sector Ombud

Nonkumbulo Tshombe, an advocate with the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services (FAIS) Ombud, recently revealed that her office has noted a significant increase in the number of cryptocurrency-related complaints during the 2020/21... 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 »
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 »
Fintech startup Revolut amps up crypto hiring amid renewed interest in the sector

Fintech startup Revolut amps up crypto hiring amid renewed interest in the sector

A job description posted on Revolut’s LinkedIn page indicates that the London-based fintech startup is looking forward to recruiting a tech team that will assist the firm in building its crypto exchange.... Read more »