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Brazil’s Tax Authority Fines Those Who Fail to Declare Bitcoin and Crypto tax agency, the Departme

Brazil’s Tax Authority Fines Those Who Fail to Declare Bitcoin and Crypto 
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Brazil’s Tax Authority Fines Those Who Fail to Declare Bitcoin and Crypto #Brazil’s tax agency, the Department of Federal Revenue (RFB), published a new tax code that specifies fines for taxpayers who fail to declare their #Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency transactions. On Dec. 6 reported that the new crypto tax code is a further follow-up […]

The Kraken cryptocurrencies exchange has added support for the Swiss franc on its platform. The team

The Kraken cryptocurrencies exchange has added support for the Swiss franc on its platform. The team

The Kraken cryptocurrencies exchange has added support for the Swiss franc on its platform. The team reports on its blog: “… in collaboration with newest EUR funding partner, Liechtenstein-based Bank Frick, we have added our newest fiat asset, the Swiss franc (CHF). This is the sixth currency that #Kraken will trade, joining USD, CAD, EUR, […]

Deutsche Bank Research: Crypto to Replace Fiat Currencies by 2030 By 2030, the demand for alternati

Deutsche Bank Research: Crypto to Replace Fiat Currencies by 2030 
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Deutsche Bank Research: Crypto to Replace Fiat Currencies by 2030 By 2030, the demand for alternative currencies will rise, with digital currencies eventually replacing cash, according to recent research from Deutsche Bank. In the “Imagine 2030” report, Deutsche Bank strategist Jim Reid raised awareness of the challenges the existing fiat system has encountered in recent […]

Stablecoin Adoption Can Impact Economy, Warn Senior US Regulators A panel of senior financial regul

Stablecoin Adoption Can Impact Economy, Warn Senior US Regulators 
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Stablecoin Adoption Can Impact Economy, Warn Senior US Regulators A panel of senior financial regulators in the United States has warned the public about the purported risks of #stablecoins and #cryptocurrencies. A report issued on Dec. 4 by the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) highlighted potential problems resulting from stablecoins gaining wider recognition. The FSOC […]

South African Central Bank to Reportedly Introduce New Crypto Regulations The South Reserve Bank (

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South African Central Bank to Reportedly Introduce New Crypto Regulations The South #African Reserve Bank (SARB) — the country’s central bank — is purportedly going to impose new regulations for the use of digital currencies in a bid to deter users from evading currency controls. As local business-focused publication Business Report reported on Dec. 2, […]

Vitalik Buterin Supports Petition to Free Arrested Blockchain Dev (ETH) co-founder Vitalik has de

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Vitalik Buterin Supports Petition to Free Arrested Blockchain Dev #Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik #Buterin has declared his solidarity with Virgil Griffith, the American citizen arrested for his blockchain educational activities in North Korea. In a tweet posted on Dec. 1, Vitalik shared a link to a blog post penned by blockchain firm CEO Enrico Talin, […]

American Citizen Arrested for Educating North Korea on Blockchain and Crypto Today United States pr

American Citizen Arrested for Educating North Korea on Blockchain and Crypto 
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American Citizen Arrested for Educating North Korea on Blockchain and Crypto Today United States prosecutors announced the arrest of Virgil Griffith, who allegedly traveled to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to deliver a presentation on how to use #cryptocurrencies and #blockchain technology to circumvent sanctions. According to the November 29 announcement, the 36-year-old […]

South Korea Progresses Bill to Provide Legal Foundation for Cryptocurrencies National Assembly is

South Korea Progresses Bill to Provide Legal Foundation for Cryptocurrencies 
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South Korea Progresses Bill to Provide Legal Foundation for Cryptocurrencies #SouthKorea’s National Assembly is progressing a bill that will provide a legal basis for #cryptocurrencies in the country. The bill categorizes virtual currencies as digital assets and intends to bring regulatory clarity and transparency to crypto markets in South Korea, English-language newspaper Korea JoongAng Daily […]

Bitcoin Black Friday Shuts Forever as Founder Says ‘Mission’ Complete The creator of one of the bes

Bitcoin Black Friday Shuts Forever as Founder Says ‘Mission’ Complete 
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Bitcoin Black Friday Shuts Forever as Founder Says ‘Mission’ Complete The creator of one of the best-known #Bitcoin (BTC) events has confirmed it will no longer take place as it has fulfilled its “initial mission.” In a statement on the official website of Bitcoin Black Friday, Jon Holmquist said that he had “fallen out of […]

BitTorrent Creator Calls Vitalik’s ASIC-Resistant Proof-of-Work ‘A Pipe Dream And a Bad Idea’ Bran

BitTorrent Creator Calls Vitalik’s ASIC-Resistant Proof-of-Work ‘A Pipe Dream And a Bad Idea’ 
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BitTorrent Creator Calls Vitalik’s ASIC-Resistant Proof-of-Work ‘A Pipe Dream And a Bad Idea’ Bran Cohen, best known as author of the peer-to-peer (P2P) #BitTorrent protocol, has responded to some of Vitalik #Buterin’s opinions about the state of technology around #cryptocurrencies. On Nov. 25, Cohen, also the current CEO of the Chia network, explained in a […]