Bank of Thailand Bans Banks From Cryptocurrency Activities

Regulation The Thai central bank has prohibited financial institutions in the country from five key cryptocurrency activities, including banning customers[…]

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Major British Credit Card Issuers Ban Customers From Buying Cryptocurrencies

Finance Britain’s largest banking group is banning its credit card customers from buying cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. Credit card issuers that[…]

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South Korean Exchanges Revise Policies to Comply with Crypto Regulation

Regulation South Korea’s cryptocurrency exchanges have implemented changes to comply with the government’s mandates announced last week. In addition to[…]

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South Korean Banks Drop Crypto Accounts as Government Plans a Ban

News South Korean regulators have announced a plan to ban banks from activities involving cryptocurrencies, prompting major banks in the[…]

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South Korea Imposes Six Conditions for Crypto Exchanges to Operate

Economy & Regulation The government of South Korea is preparing a bill which attempts to prohibit all transactions involving cryptocurrencies[…]

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South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible Ban on All Crypto Transactions

Economy & Regulation South Korea’s top financial regulators have clarified their position following reports by local media that they have[…]

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National Bank of Kazakhstan Proposes to Restrict the Exchange and Mining of Cryptocurrencies

Regulation The central bank of Kazakhstan has submitted proposals to its government to restrict some cryptocurrency-related activities. However, the bank’s[…]

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Russian Businesses Urge Government to Approve Only Domestic Cryptocurrencies

Regulation One of Russia’s leading public associations of entrepreneurs has sent a proposal to their government asking them to approve[…]

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