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The United States will make cryptocurrency wallets in the sanctions lists

The United States will make cryptocurrency wallets in the sanctions lists

The U.S. Treasury Department can begin to publish the addresses of cryptocurrency wallets together with names of specific people and names of organizations with whom US citizens are prohibited to maintain business relations. On 19 March the Office of foreign assets control (OFAC) has updated the information in the FAQ section. According to the updated… More

Huawei leads talks on the creation of the smartphone on the blockchain

Huawei leads talks on the creation of the smartphone on the blockchain

According to sources close to the leadership of the company, Huawei Technologies Ltd., the third largest phone manufacturer in the world, was considering a mobile phone that will be able to work with a blockchain applications. Chinese company Huawei is negotiating the licensing of the operating system, we developed a blockchain company Sirin Labs called… More

Snapchat banned ads ICO

Snapchat banned ads ICO

The American company Snap Inc. banned the ICO is in the popular app Snapchat. This step makes Snapchat the latest from social networks, banned ads ICO cryptocurrency. In late January, Facebook has updated its ad policy and banned the advertising of crypto-currencies and the ICO, although it still allows information and training is related to… More

The G20 will decide how to regulate crypto-currencies until July 2018

The G20 will decide how to regulate crypto-currencies until July 2018

Speaking on Tuesday after a meeting of Finance Ministers “big twenty” in Buenos Aires, the Chairman of the Central Bank of Argentina Federico Sturzenegger said that the present member countries agreed that the cryptocurrency should be regulated somehow, but in order to make some specific suggestions require more information. During the press conference, he noted… More

The role of Asian States in the fate of Bitcoin

The role of Asian States in the fate of Bitcoin

Not every user of cryptocurrency, especially in the United States, aware of what a huge influence Asian markets on the cost and volume of trading of Bitcoin and other altcoins. Three countries, three key players — Japan, China and South Korea, which accounted for more than 50% of the trading volume in 2017. Let’s look… More

G20 and cryptocurrency: cryptocurrency is an asset, not money

G20 and cryptocurrency: cryptocurrency is an asset, not money

The draft G20 document that was made available to Bloomberg, it is argued that cryptocurrencies “have the attributes of a sovereign currency”. This means that the G20 believes cryptocurrency is an asset rather than a currency. According to Bloomberg, the question of how to categorize crypto-currencies should be discussed today. Klaas Knot, Chairman of the… More