ECB Villeroy Calls For Faster Crypto Regulations as Crypto Rallies

A member of the governing council of the European Central Bank (ECB) has expressed his desire to see the crypto industry get more regulations from governments all over the world. Councilmember, Villeroy de Galhau, made this call recently as reported on Twitter by user Walter Bloomberg (@DeItaone) on Thursday, October 7, 2021. Villeroy is popular… Continue reading ECB Villeroy Calls For Faster Crypto Regulations as Crypto Rallies

House Committee Has Finally Approved Cryptocurrency Tax Provisions

The tax portion of the amended reconciliation package of about $3.5 trillion has been approved by the House-of-Representatives-committee, which is committed to ensuring the revenue. On Wednesday, voting has been cast by the “Ways-and-Means-Committee” for the “Budget-Committee” to transmit the draft. The voting resulted in a 24-19 ratio, and the only member who broke party… Continue reading House Committee Has Finally Approved Cryptocurrency Tax Provisions

Opposition to Nomination of Saule Omarova as Head of OCC Gathers Momentum

President of the United States, Joe Biden, is reportedly planning to nominate Saule Omarova for the position of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). Saule Omarova is known as a strong critic of cryptocurrency and the banking system. Hence, her nomination has raised concerns and resistance is already forming against the news… Continue reading Opposition to Nomination of Saule Omarova as Head of OCC Gathers Momentum

No Blanket Ban on Crypto – Indonesian Regulatory Authorities

In line with existing laws, regulatory bodies in Indonesia have pledged not to impose a blanket ban on cryptocurrencies. According to Minister of Trade in Indonesia, Muhammad Luthfi, the Indonesian government will not be outlawing crypto assets. However, purchases with cryptocurrencies will not be accepted in the country. Minister Luthfi revealed that the government is… Continue reading No Blanket Ban on Crypto – Indonesian Regulatory Authorities