Kazakhstan would follow in the footsteps of a number of countries and regulators to indicate interest in its own cryptocurrency.
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The study highlighted that regulatory issues and the U.K.’s membership of the single market would continue to be a concern as Britain quits the trade bloc.
Big Blue said it wants to speed up the “costly, laborious and error-prone” process of making global payments in different currencies.
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Former Small Business Administrator Karen Mills' comments come amid rumblings of financial regulation for fintech firms.
Liquidnet CEO Seth Merrin speaks about the implementation of the revamped Markets in Financial Instruments Directive.
Brad Garlinghouse, whose company Ripple owns XRP, questioned whether new virtual coins solved real problems.
Antony Jenkins said he believed banks would never return to the "heyday of banking" that led up to the financial crisis.
The price of bitcoin will “collapse” as cryptocurrencies face continued regulatory pressure from governments, Harvard economist Kenneth Rogoff said Monday.
There are too many blockchain “tourists” using the term as a “buzzword” rather than developing real world use cases, the CEO of Ripple has said.
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South Korea's financial regulator on Friday said it will ban raising money through virtual currencies.
Mobile-only challenger bank Starling plans to raise £40 million ($54 million) from investors to drive expansion into markets beyond the U.K.
Mexico would regulate its fast-growing financial technology sector, including firms that use crypto-currencies like bitcoin, to protect consumers and spur competition, under a proposed bill seen by Reuters.
Insurance firms are facing increasing competitive pressure on all fronts due to the rise of insurance technology (insurtech), according to a report.
A Beijing court sentenced two men who led a 50 billion Chinese yuan ($7.6 billion) Ponzi scheme to life imprisonment on Tuesday, Xinhua reported.
China has banned initial coin offerings, but Ajmal Samuel, founder and chairman of Octo3, says additional regulations are a positive development for the space.
A 250 million pound ($325 million) luxury development has launched in Dubai — and the people behind it don't mind if you pay in bitcoin.
Six of the world's biggest banks have joined a project to create a new digital currency, Financial Times reported on Thursday.
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