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    OKEx & Malta Stock Exchange Powered Trading Platform OKMSX Expecting Regulatory Approval in Q4 2019

    OKEx & Malta Stock Exchange Powered Trading Platform OKMSX Expecting Regulatory Approval in Q4 2019

    OKMSX, a digital asset trading platform operated jointly by Malta Stock Exchange and OKEX has sought regulatory approval from Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA). Most likely it will get regulatory approval from the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) by the end of Q4.

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    Telegram Writes Investors to Counter FUD Before Feb. SEC Hearings

    Telegram Writes Investors to Counter FUD Before Feb. SEC Hearings

    In a letter to investors, Telegram encouraged investors to view the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) hearing recently rescheduled for February as “a positive step.”

    20 OCTOBER 2019

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    Bitcoin has failed as a means of payment or store of value: G7 report

    Bitcoin has failed as a means of payment or store of value: G7 report

    Cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, have so far failed to provide a "reliable and attractive" means of payment or store of value, according to a report from the Group of Seven (G7) nations.

    18 OCTOBER 2019

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    Supreme Court of India Postpones Cryptocurrency Ban Hearing to November

    Supreme Court of India Postpones Cryptocurrency Ban Hearing to November

    The Supreme Court of India has postponed a hearing that would consider the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) ban on providing services to cryptocurrency-related business.

    17 OCTOBER 2019

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    Telegram Looks to Cut Deal With TON Blockchain Investors After SEC Order

    Telegram Looks to Cut Deal With TON Blockchain Investors After SEC Order

    Telegram has notified investors that the TON blockchain project will be launched later than planned, pushing the deadline from Oct. 30 to April 30, 2020.

    17 OCTOBER 2019

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    French Central Banker: The World Needs to Standardize Crypto Regulations

    French Central Banker: The World Needs to Standardize Crypto Regulations

    A French central banker is calling for a global regulatory framework on crypto assets.

    17 OCTOBER 2019

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    Bermuda Now Accepts USDC Crypto for Taxes and Government Services

    Bermuda Now Accepts USDC Crypto for Taxes and Government Services

    Residents of Bermuda can now pay their taxes in cryptocurrency.

    16 OCTOBER 2019

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    SEC Restarts Clock on Proposed ‘Bitcoin and T-Bills’ ETF

    SEC Restarts Clock on Proposed ‘Bitcoin and T-Bills’ ETF

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is again soliciting comments on a proposed exchange-traded fund (ETF) based around bitcoin and Treasury bonds.

    16 OCTOBER 2019

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    Bank of England cannot decide on its stance on Facebook’s Libra

    Bank of England cannot decide on its stance on Facebook’s Libra

    The Facebook’s digital currency has become a focal point of global discussions and a target of criticism for many regulators and cryptocurrency industry participants alike.

    15 OCTOBER 2019

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    Facebook’s Libra ‘incredibly important catalytic event’ for reform, says Swedish central bank chief

    Facebook’s Libra ‘incredibly important catalytic event’ for reform, says Swedish central bank chief

    Stefan Ingves, governor of the Riksbank, the central bank of Sweden, is one of the few officials optimistic about Facebook-led proposed stablecoin project, Libra.

    15 OCTOBER 2019

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    SEC Draws on Investor Communications to Halt Telegram Token Launch

    SEC Draws on Investor Communications to Halt Telegram Token Launch

    To justify halting the launch of Telegram’s long-awaited $1.7 billion blockchain project, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relied heavily on communications obtained from investors.

    15 OCTOBER 2019

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    Facebook's digital currency dealt another blow

    Facebook's digital currency dealt another blow

    Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency must not go ahead until the firm proves it is safe and secure, according to a report by the G7 group seen by the BBC.

    14 OCTOBER 2019

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    SEC Halts Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ‘Unlawful’ Token Issuance
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    SEC Halts Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ‘Unlawful’ Token Issuance

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) secured an emergency restraining order against the Telegram Group and its subsidiary TON Issuer for their $1.7 billion token sale.

    12 OCTOBER 2019

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    Lawyer: A large Chinese crypto exchange wants to enter the Belarusian market
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    Lawyer: A large Chinese crypto exchange wants to enter the Belarusian market

    “Belarus has created quite beneficial conditions for launching IT startups,” claimed Anatoly Rozhkov, Managing Partner at BusnessAdvisers at CGC conference.

    12 OCTOBER 2019

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    US SEC, FinCEN, CFTC Jointly Warn Against Illicit Use of Crypto Assets

    US SEC, FinCEN, CFTC Jointly Warn Against Illicit Use of Crypto Assets

    The chairmen of the three primary financial regulators in the United States have released a joint statement warning crypto users of anti-money laundering (AML) and countering the financing of terrorism (CFT) obligations.

    12 OCTOBER 2019

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    Mark Zuckerberg had dinner with senators to discuss looming tech regulations

    Mark Zuckerberg had dinner with senators to discuss looming tech regulations

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg went to dinner with about half a dozen senators in Washington on Wednesday to discuss regulations that lawmakers have been eager to apply to his industry.

    9 OCTOBER 2019

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    CME, Nasdaq, ICE ask UK regulator not to ban crypto derivatives for retail investors

    CME, Nasdaq, ICE ask UK regulator not to ban crypto derivatives for retail investors

    The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), which has over 70 members including giants such as CME Group, Nasdaq and Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has urged the U.K.’s finance watchdog not to ban cryptocurrency derivatives for retail investors.

    7 OCTOBER 2019

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    Hong Kong’s SFC Releases Regulations for Crypto Fund Managers

    Hong Kong’s SFC Releases Regulations for Crypto Fund Managers

    Hong Kong's securities regulator, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), has officially released regulations for crypto fund managers. The SFC published the regulatory circular on its website on Oct. 4.

    7 OCTOBER 2019

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    German finance minister Olaf Scholz wants to introduce digital euro

    German finance minister Olaf Scholz wants to introduce digital euro

    Germany's finance minister and vice-chancellor, Olaf Scholz, is in favor of national digital currency.

    7 OCTOBER 2019

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    Bitcoin isn’t a security according to SEC staff

    Bitcoin isn’t a security according to SEC staff

    Bitcoin isn’t as security, according to an October 1, 2019 letter from the SEC’s Division of Investment Management staff.

    6 OCTOBER 2019

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