Japan’s financial watchdog is introducing new registration rules for prospective cryptocurrency exchanges, according to local media.  Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is tightening its registration screening for cryptocurrency exchange operators, local news outlet The Japan Times reported on Sunday. Unnamed sources have told the publication that the Financial Services Agency is introducingRead More →


The parliament of Malta has officially passed three bills into law establishing a ‘legal certainty’ for cryptocurrency businesses. The country’s policymakers approved their third and final reading on July 4th. ‘FIRST TO PROVIDE LEGAL CERTAINTY’ A local media reported July 4 that the Parliament has approved three bills, essentially enacting them intoRead More →


The association comprising of sixteen government-approved cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan has reportedly provided a peak of its self-regulatory rules. The focuses are on banning insider trading and preventing exchanges from listing privacy coins. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) has given a peak of the draft self-regulatory rules itRead More →


Ethereum is now currently transferring some $52 million worth an hour, with the currency moving around 2.2 million eth ($1.3 billion) per day.  That volume has remained above the one billion dollar level for months, reaching a peak in Jan during the then fast price movements. While bitcoin’s far higherRead More →