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Could Donald Trump Ban Bitcoin?

Noelle Acheson is a veteran of company analysis and a member of CoinDesk’s product team. The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own. The following article originally appeared in Institutional Crypto by CoinDesk, a free…



Crypto Exchange BitMEX Under Investigation By CFTC: Bloomberg

Updated (09:35 UTC): Added further details from Bloomberg’s full report. Seychelles-based cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX is reportedly being probed by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The news appeared in brief on Bloomberg Terminal soon before press…


Bitcoin Still Legal In India; Crypto Regulation in Works

Bitcoin will remain legal in India while the government works on regulations, a minister has said in new positive comments on the fate of the industry. Finance Minister: Bitcoin Regulations Coming Responding to a request…





DOJ Charges ICO Co-Founder With Securities Fraud

The Department of Justice has unveiled fraud charges against another co-founder of cryptocurrency startup Centra, a move that comes weeks after two other founders were arrested and charged. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern…


Taiwan Eyes November Deadline for Bitcoin AML Regulation

Taiwan aims to formally regulate bitcoin under anti-money laundering (AML) rules before the end of the year. According to the Taiwan Central News Agency, Chiu Tai-san, the country’s minister of justice, said at an anti-money laundering…