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UK Finance Watchdog Takes Step Toward Ban on Crypto Derivatives, ETNs

UK Finance Watchdog Takes Step Toward Ban on Crypto Derivatives,...

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority is now consulting on a ban of cryptocurrency-based...

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Now Japanese Regulators Are Getting Anxious About Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

Now Japanese Regulators Are Getting Anxious About Facebook’s...

Japan's central bank has joined the regulators worldwide expressing concerns over...

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Blockchain Solution for FATF ‘Travel Rule’ to Keep User Data Private

Blockchain Solution for FATF ‘Travel Rule’ to Keep User...

CipherTrace is teaming with Shyft on a blockchain solution to help crypto firms...

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Gemini to Apply for Broker-Dealer License in Bid to Trade Crypto Securities

Gemini to Apply for Broker-Dealer License in Bid to Trade...

The Winklevoss-owned cryptocurrency exchange Gemini is applying for a broker-dealer...

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Planned Blockchain Solution for FATF ‘Travel Rule’ Compliance Keeps User Data Private

Planned Blockchain Solution for FATF ‘Travel Rule’ Compliance...

CipherTrace is teaming with Shyft on a blockchain solution to help crypto firms...

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IBM-Maersk Shipping Blockchain Gains Steam With 15 Carriers Now on Board

IBM-Maersk Shipping Blockchain Gains Steam With 15 Carriers...

IBM has recruited two more major shipping carriers to join the blockchain platform...

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TD Ameritrade-Backed ErisX Gets Green Light to Settle Futures in Bitcoin

TD Ameritrade-Backed ErisX Gets Green Light to Settle Futures...

The CFTC just granted ErisX a derivatives clearing organization license, green-lighting...

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Deutsche Börse’s Xetra Exchange Lists First Blockchain Firm

Deutsche Börse’s Xetra Exchange Lists First Blockchain...

The Deutsche Börse-operated trading venue has just listed a Forbes top-10 blockchain...

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BIS Chief: Central Banks May Issue Digital Currencies ‘Sooner Than We Think’

BIS Chief: Central Banks May Issue Digital Currencies ‘Sooner...

The chief of the Bank for International Settlements has acknowledged that central...

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Bitcoin, Facebook and the End of 20th Century Money

Bitcoin, Facebook and the End of 20th Century Money

Bitcoin is surging and Libra is shaking up regulators as the globe faces a period...

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Billions to Trillions: Crypto Assets and the Inevitability of Digitization

Billions to Trillions: Crypto Assets and the Inevitability...

As with the evolution of music consumption, digitization of securities will have...

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Blockchain Association Takes Over Kik’s ‘Defend Crypto’ Crowdfunding Effort

Blockchain Association Takes Over Kik’s ‘Defend Crypto’...

The Blockchain Association will now oversee Kik's "Defend Crypto" campaign, with...

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Goldman Sachs CEO Hints Bank Might Launch ‘JPM Coin’-Like Crypto

Goldman Sachs CEO Hints Bank Might Launch ‘JPM Coin’-Like...

Goldman Sachs may ultimately take part in the crypto disruption of finance with...

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A Wannabe Netflix Raised $575 Million on Ethereum – Then Ditched Crypto

A Wannabe Netflix Raised $575 Million on Ethereum – Then...

From yachting with Selena Gomez to doling out TaTaTu tokens to movie stars, one...

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Irish Crypto Exchange Bitsane May Have Disappeared With Users’ Funds

Irish Crypto Exchange Bitsane May Have Disappeared With...

Irish cryptocurrency exchange Bitsane may have done a runner with users' funds,...

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US Lawmakers Question Terrorist Use of Facebook Cryptocurrency

US Lawmakers Question Terrorist Use of Facebook Cryptocurrency

U.S. lawmakers questioned FinCEN director Kenneth Blanco about potential terrorist...