Cryptocurrency Regulation News

Cryptocurrency Regulation News

Read the latest news about the regulation of cryptocurrencies including the latest on the NYDFS Bitlicense

Controversial IRS Request To Coinbase Highlights Need For Updated Tax Guidelines

Last week, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) filed paperwork in federal court requesting the disclosure of all Coinbase US customers' records over a...

Bitcoin Isn’t About Disrupting Credit Card Payments

Ever since bitcoin captured the hearts and minds of the mainstream press in 2013, many tech and finance experts have come out and said...

NYDFS Release Bit License Comments

This week the New York State Department Of Financial Services (NYDFS) published the comments they received regarding the BitLicense proposal on the department's website....

Winklevoss Twins’ Bitcoin Exchange Gets New York’s DFS Approval

Gemini Trust Company, LLC, the much anticipated bitcoin exchange founded by the Winklevoss brothers, has finally received approval from the New York State Department...

What President Trump Means For Bitcoin

It was clear something was wrong with the Clinton campaign as soon as the polls closed in Florida. Pundits and pollsters alike pointed to...

Bitstamp Wins Payment Institution License From Luxembourg, Launches EUR/BTC Trading

Leading Europe-based bitcoin exchange Bitstamp, has been granted a license as a regulated Payment Institution by Luxembourg. The license is passportable into the 28...

The Leftover Bits 14/5/15: Tip Musicians, SEC Charges Ex Circle Exec,...

The Leftover Bits is the web's most digestible daily bitcoin news column. ChangeTip Adds SoundCloud to Supported Platforms ChangeTip clearly has more reach than any other...

Bitcoin Survey: Price Volatility and Complexity are Holding Back User Adoption

The results from our recent poll on bitcoin usage in the United Kingdom are now available. There are many different interesting points to take...

Only 13% of UK Bitcoin Users Disagree With Government’s Stance On...

Last month, we here at miningpool.co.uk ran a survey attempting to get a feel for the Bitcoin community in the United Kingdom. While we will...

EU Court of Justice Rules Virtual Currencies Exempt from VAT

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that the trading of bitcoin and other virtual currencies will be exempt from VAT,...