Japan Unveils Results of On-Site Inspections of 23 Crypto Exchanges

Regulation The Japanese financial regulator has finished the on-site inspections of 23 cryptocurrency exchanges. The agency found many problems and[…]

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Illegal Activity No Longer Dominant Use of Bitcoin: DEA Agent

Regulation A special agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has reportedly revealed that the use of bitcoin in[…]

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Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges

Regulation Japanese crypto exchanges may soon have an official self-regulatory body. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association has applied with[…]

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US Court Seizes 81 BTC, Sends Bitcoin Trader to Jail for 41 Months for Money Laundering

News A U.S. district judge has ordered a bitcoin trader to forfeit 81 bitcoins and sentenced him to 41 months[…]

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UK Police Top up Budget With Proceeds From Sale of Seized BTC

News A UK police department has sold 295 BTC which they say were legally seized from a drug dealer. The[…]

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