Based on instructions from President Vladimir Putin, Russia’s central bank prepared a bill for the regulation of сryptocurrencies and ICO’s which was then submitted to the Duma for approval on December 28th, 2017. The bill is expected to be adopted in March of this year and then finalized by July 1st, 2018.
“I think this year will be the 1st year we start to see central banks start to hold digital currencies as part of their balance sheet. Bitcoin is already a top thirty currency by supply, and this trend and pressure to hold digital currency as part of reserves will only
Brazil’s Securities and Exchange Commission announced that local investment funds are prohibited from investing in cryptocurrencies. The country’s regulators are currently working on crypto-regulation. Seven public hearings have already been held to discuss this subject. The Securities and Exchange Commission of Brazil (CVM) issued a decree addressed to all officers
Ever since the arrival of bitcoin cash forked coins have been in style. While BCH has succeeded in gaining traction, not only on exchanges, but also IRL the stragglers have struggled. There is very little evidence that the likes of Bitcoin Gold and Bitcoin Diamond are used for anything other