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15/12/19 03:00 by JP Buntinx
South Korea Will Research Central Bank Digital Currencies
South Korea is an important region when it comes to cryptocurrencies. It now appears the country’s central bank wants to begin researching central bank digital currencies in the near future.
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13/12/19 09:00 by Martin Young
Has South Korea Joined the Central Bank Crypto Race?
The South Korean central bank is the latest in the list of national banks to reveal its intentions towards central bank crypto (CBDC).
South Korea Joins Crypto Research Race
According to paper earli... Read More
09/12/19 14:35 by Kevin Helms
Regulatory Roundup: Bitcoin Futures Fund Approved, India’s RBI-Backed Digital Currency
In this regulatory roundup, we cover the U.S. SEC approving a bitcoin futures fund, the new IRS tax form targeting crypto owners, and several more steps taken by the U.S. government toward crypto regu... Read More
08/12/19 15:21 by Christine Vasileva
Korean Government to Tax Crypto Capital Gains from 2020
The Korean government is preparing legal tools to tax capital gains from the sale of crypto assets. Specialized legislation to target digital asset deals is expected to arrive from the tax season for ... Read More
07/12/19 09:47 by bitcoinist.com
North Korean Crypto Social Media Monitoring on the Rise
Recent reports by the South Korean press warned that North Korea might be expanding its crypto social media monitoring.
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06/12/19 12:28 by Christine Vasileva
DXM Partners With Ledger to Launch Institutional Custody Solution
DXM, the cryptocurrency branch of the Korean market operator Dunamu, will offer custodial services in partnership with the French hardware firm, Ledger.
Upbit Safe Service to Use Ledger Vault Securit... Read More
30/11/19 11:40 by Ali Raza
Ethereum Researcher Arrested by FBI but ETH Price Unfazed
Ethereum Foundation member Virgil Griffith was arrested on Thursday for traveling to North Korea to hold presentations regarding crypto and blockchain technologies and their use for evading sanctions.... Read More
30/11/19 05:05 by Jamie Redman
Crypto Community Erupts Over Ethereum Foundation Member’s Arrest
On Friday the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) announced the arrest of Ethereum Foundation member Virgil Griffith for allegedly “assisting North... Read More
27/11/19 11:33 by Osato Avan-Nomayo
Upbit Reports ‘Irregular Withdrawal’ of $51 Million in Ethereum
Upbit, one of the ‘big four’ South Korean crypto exchanges has reported an irregular 342,000 Ethereum (ETH) withdrawal from its wallet. While details remain sketchy as to the nature of the withdra... Read More
27/11/19 07:20 by Kevin Helms
South Korean Committee Passes Bill Enforcing FATF Crypto Rules
South Korea’s national policy committee has passed an amendment establishing a legal framework for cryptocurrencies. It requires crypto exchanges and service providers to register with the count... Read More