On Friday, at SXSW, Coca-Cola shared that the company will collaborate with the US State Department, Blockchain Trust Accelerator, and Bitfury to create a blockchain pilot to clamp down on forced labor and exploitation.
The People’s Bank of China has a new governor, Yi Gang. In the past, Yi has used positive terms to describe bitcoin.
The central bankers and finance ministers of G20 member nations are meeting today and tomorrow in Buenos Aries to discuss the future of the global economy. Talks will include cryptocurrency and associated regulations.
On Monday, President Trump signed an executive order prohibiting American usage of or investment in the petro.
US Regulatory Climate Continues to Be Hazy for ICOsThe US Congress continues to pass business-friendly legislation, but many in the cryptoasset space complain that ambiguities in federal securities laws will prevent initial coin offering issuers (ICOs) from taking advantage of them. Last week, the House of Representatives passed the Regulation A+ Improvement Act of 2017,
Could Trump’s Executive Order Banning ‘Petro’ Transactions Lead to Backdoor Cryptocurrency Regulations?President Donald Trump’s executive order banning US residents from engaging in transactions related to Venezuela’s “Petro” cryptocurrency could give the federal government an opening to regulate cryptocurrencies more closely under the guise of national security. The order, signed by Trump on Monday and effective
The US Dollar was higher against the Japanese Yen and the Australian Dollar during Monday trading in London.
Oil prices started the week lower during Monday’s Asian session as investors remained concerned that the increase in U.S. production would lead to a new supply glut.
Japan’s Financial Services Agency has hosted a closed-door meeting between financial authorities and blockchain stakeholders from around the globe. Attendees discussed issues relating to security, consumer protection, and more.
According to reports, Twitter will soon revise its policies to prohibit advertisements for cryptocurrency wallet providers and initial coin offerings (ICOs).