The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the city-state's de facto central bank, is proposing changes to existing regulations that would ease market entry for blockchain-based and decentralized exchanges.
South Korean prosecutors raided the offices of Upbit, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges.
Chinese state media outlet, Voice of China, has published reports criticizing the efforts of Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges and initial coin offerings (ICOs) to continue operations in spite of the central government’s 2017 crackdown.
The CEO of Monex Group, Japan's third-largest online brokerage, thinks Japan's cryptocurrency exchanges - including the one his firm recently decided to buy - should be regulated more strictly.
The central bank of Pakistan bars all financial institution within the country from trading with firms involve in cryptocurrency and ICOs.
There will be massive sell before tax day
The offer by the Japanese financial services provider, Monex Group, to acquire Coincheck with billions of Yen has finally been accepted by the Coincheck cryptocurrency exchange.
Investing in digital currencies is becoming very lucrative.
Report reaching Cryptona.co revealed that despite the multiple warnings issued by authorities against investing in digital currencies, Nigeria citizens are trading almost $4 million worth in bitcoin weekly on 13 local exchanges.
Report shows that almost 20 percent of investors went into debt to hold bitcoin and more than half of them were able to pay back their loans. Making most issuers of credit card to disallow crypto purchasing.