Don’t Disrespect Our Crypto Trading Ban, Warns Burundi’s Central Bank

Burundi’s Central Bank has completely banned crypto trading in the country, specifically mentioning bitcoin, ethereum and a handful of other cryptocurrencies. The East African nation is also warning that “strong measures could be taken” against traders who flout the ban, in a statement to Bloomberg.  The Central Bank of Burundi admitted in a statement that […]

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Andreessen Horowitz Tackles Washington’s Crypto Cops in Unusual Private Sitdown

By CCN Markets: Angel investment and venture capital firm, Andreessen Horowitz, has taken an "unusual" measure in the fight against Washington's clampdown on cryptocurrency. To secure its stake within the emerging crypto industry, the VC wined and dined officials from the Treasury Department and numerous regulatory agencies. According to the Wall Street Journal, the lavish […]

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Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Slams FUD Because ‘It’s Clear XRP Isn’t a Security’

Investments in XRP has dwindled dramatically in 2019, indicating that not many are using the crypto-asset for its intended application: that of behaving as a bridge between fiat currencies for cross-border payments. The result is an underperforming token, now down more than 23 per cent against the US dollar. Investors have their reasons to keep […]

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India’s Biggest Bank Plots Scary Debit Card Kill-Switch Similar to Crypto Ban

By CCN Markets: India's largest bank, the State Bank of India (SBI), has announced an initiative yesterday in which the state-owned financial institution seeks to eliminate debit cards to promote digital transactions. In light of the SBI's ambitious project, it has now become clearer that India's last month plans to ban all crypto assets is […]

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Ripple CEO Tells Congress to Avoid XRP From Facebook Libra Smear

Ripple CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, and its executive chairman, Chris Larsen, posted an open letter to congress on Sunday asking authorities not to paint their company with a “broad brush”. The executive duo paid careful attention to emphasize that while bad actors exist in the cryptocurrency space, many are, in fact, doing their bit to stay […]

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India’s Crypto Dial Leaned Regulation Before Central Bank’s ‘Ban’ Shove

India – that has proposed a total ban on crypto yesterday – had planned to regulate digital currencies at first but the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has forced the inter-ministerial cryptocurrency committee to prohibit the digital assets. Regulation was the initial goal According to a report by Business Standard, Economic Affairs Secretary and head […]

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Stock Futures Slump As DOJ Beefs Up Its Big Tech Antitrust Probe

The stock market enjoyed a powerful rally Tuesday on renewed hopes of a trade deal between China and the United States. But that optimism gave way to a fresh round of selling after the stock market closed. That’s because, as the Wall Street Journal reported, the Justice Department is opening a broad antitrust inquiry into […]

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Stock Futures Slump As DOJ Beefs Up Its Big Tech Antitrust Probe

The stock market enjoyed a powerful rally Tuesday on renewed hopes of a trade deal between China and the United States. But that optimism gave way to a fresh round of selling after the stock market closed. That’s because, as the Wall Street Journal reported, the Justice Department is opening a broad antitrust inquiry into […]

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Newsflash: Indian Regulators Officially Propose Total Cryptocurrency Ban

An Indian inter-ministerial committee on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology has finalized a report recommending both the establishment of a digital Rupee and a ban of cryptocurrencies. Ban Crypto, Establish E-Rupee The roughly 200-page report spends thousands of words breaking down and praising the potential uses of blockchain technology, specifically in areas like land management. Ultimately […]

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Institutional Crypto Investors Flag Regulation a ‘Risk and Reward’ for Bitcoin

Binance has published a report today, in which the crypto exchange revealed the market insights of its largest institutional and VIP clients. As a result, the participants of the research believe regulation is both a big risk and a key growth driver for the crypto industry. Regulation and ETFs > Libra and JPM Coin In […]

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