Monex CEO: Closer Crypto Exchange Oversight

The CEO of Monex Group, Japan’s third-largest online brokerage, thinks Japan’s cryptocurrency exchanges – including the one his firm recently decided to buy – should be regulated more strictly. “Japan’s exchanges do both matching and custodial services – they’re close to a bank,” Oki Matsumoto...
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All About Verge: The $1 Billion Cryptocurrency That

“The future has cum.” Clad in balaclavas and carrying sacks of plastic coins redeemable for real cryptocurrency, porn stars stormed Wall Street last week with cries of “free money.” No late-night TV parody, the scene was rather meant to mark one of the most surprising...
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Alleged Bitcoin Miner Thief Says Police Held Him

The accused mastermind of Iceland’s “Big Bitcoin Heist” says that he was free to travel when he escaped from a low-security prison and flew to Sweden last week. Sindri Thor Stefansson has been accused of spearheading the theft of 600 bitcoin mining computers– hardware worth...
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Biggest Crypto Tax Debate Is Not What You Think: Expert Take

In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy....
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Why ICOs Could Eat Delaware

Andrea Tinianow, Esq. is chief innovation officer at Global Kompass Strategies and was, until January, head of the Delaware Blockchain Initiative. David Adlerstein is a corporate attorney at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.   The views expressed in this article are solely those of the...
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