Source: AdobeStock / PX Media The new year is off to a flying start for South Korea’s crypto community – who will likely have plenty to celebrate after March’s presidential elections. As reported yesterday, the two leading candidates […]
Anatoly Aksakov. Source: video screenshot, Marina Petrova / YouTube  The Chairman of the State Duma (the Russian parliament)’s Committee on Financial Markets Anatoly Aksakov has insisted that crypto users in the country should be unmasked – and that […]
A fragment of the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro. Source: Adobe/simonmayer Brazil’s former capital city, Rio de Janeiro, might start holding crypto in its treasury, its Mayor has revealed. According to the newspaper O Globo, […]
Source: iStock/danielvfung Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. __________ Investments news Global market maker Citadel Securities announced that venture capital firm Sequoia […]
Source: AdobeStock / Aleksej As the spread of cryptocurrency ATMs is accelerating, a recently released report by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) claims the devices are widely used to facilitate payments for criminal acts such as human […]
Source: Adobe/fabioderby Russia’s parliament, the State Duma, has said that it wants to “resolve all legal issues with cryptocurrency” – by defining legal terms for cryptoassets, mining, and more. And the chief architect of crypto-related legislation in the […]
Source: AdobeStock / adzicnatasa The article is written by Jaideep Singh, CEO of AI-powered, SaaS platform FlyFin, Luke Olson, CPA, and Sridevi Yathirajyam, EA, FlyFin. __________ With 2021 winding down, this may also mean that the clock is […]
Source: Adobe/ The South Korean tax body has announced plans to start taxing crypto gifts and inherited tokens – although taxes will need to be paid in fiat using complicated-sounding methods. And Seoul has also announced that it […]
Source: AdobeStock / syahrir Japan’s tax body – the National Tax Agency – has updated its crypto FAQs, addressing issues including staking and crypto lending. But the body has made no mention of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) or token […]
Source: AdobeStock / fifg London-based football club Arsenal FC has drawn the ire of the UK advertising watchdog Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) for what the regulator calls “taking advantage of consumers’ inexperience in cryptoassets.” The regulator banned Facebook […]