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China: Former Central Bank Exec to Reportedly Head New Tech Regulation Division

December 11, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

China’s securities regulator is reportedly setting up a tech division that will be headed by the former chief of the central bank’s digital currency initiative. Yao Qian, a former director of the Digital Currency Research […]

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Central Bank ‘Parental Controls’ Obsolete for Crypto: Bank of Lithuania

December 11, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

The Bank of Lithuania said that central banks’ “parental controls” are obsolete when it comes to crypto assets, but that should not prevent them from entering the space in order to understand it. In an […]

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2019 Saw the End of Blockchain Tourism

December 11, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

This post is part of CoinDesk’s 2019 Year in Review, a collection of 100 op-eds, interviews and takes on the state of blockchain and the world. Marie Wieck is general manager at IBM Blockchain, where […]

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SEC Taking ‘Measured’ Approach to Digital Asset Regulation, Jay Clayton Tells Senate Committee

December 11, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Jay Clayton, says his agency is taking a “measured” regulatory stance on “promising” blockchain tech. Giving testimony on the oversight of his agency before the […]

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Cryptocurrency Is Most Useful for Breaking Laws and Social Constructs – Coindesk

December 11, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

This post is part of CoinDesk’s 2019 Year in Review, a collection of 100 op-eds, interviews and takes on the state of blockchain and the world. Jill Carson is co-founder of the Open Money Initiative, […]