Canadian authorities have put into custody a Canadian man for operating a website that collected stolen personal identity records from three billion accounts and subsequently sold them for profit. According to the Royal Canadian Police, the 27 year old Jordan Evan Bloom of Thornhill is the individual behind LeakedSource.com—a known repository that compiled
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