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Bitfinex and Tether received subpoenas from us regulators

Bitfinex and Tether received subpoenas from us regulators

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex and the Tether project has received subpoenas from U.S. regulators, who have raised questions about the legality of released project tokens. As it became known yesterday, the agenda was presented on 6 December. According to Bloomberg the draft of the Tether and the tokens it has issued – USDT always been a… More

NIST has released a special report on the blockchain for beginners

NIST has released a special report on the blockchain for beginners

The national Institute of standards and technology Agency under the Ministry of Commerce of the United States – published a review of the blockchain technology, the purpose of which is to present the essential characteristics of technology, its limitations and common misconceptions about it. The document is designed primarily for organizations that are considering to… More

Cryptocurrency wallet Blockchain.info now available in 22 States

Cryptocurrency wallet Blockchain.info now available in 22 States

A British company Blockchain.info providing services of digital wallets for cryptocurrency, has announced the release to the US market. Now people from 22 U.S. States will be able to buy and sell not only bitcoin, but Cash and Bitcoin and Ethereum. Director-General Blockchain.info Peter Smith in an interview with CNBC promised few weeks to add… More

Metropolitan Bank disproved information on the termination of cryptocurrency transfers

Metropolitan Bank disproved information on the termination of cryptocurrency transfers

Metropolitan commercial Bank has denied the information about the suspension of international transfers related to cryptocurrency. The parent company of the Bank Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp. said Tuesday that previously published in media reports was incorrect, and the Bank of the principles of operation have not changed. We will remind that earlier Fortune announced that… More

Bitcoin-the Metropolitan Bank has suspended cryptocurrency transfers

Bitcoin-the Metropolitan Bank has suspended cryptocurrency transfers

Popular among cryptocurrency companies Metropolitan Bank has stopped the processing of international transfers related to cryptocurrency. The Bank recently informed customers. Client Metropolitan announced that his investment company on Thursday received a warning from the Bank about the “suspension of processing incoming and outgoing Bank transfers related to cryptocurrency”. Its decision, the Bank explained the… More

In the US you can pay taxes in bitcoin?

In the US you can pay taxes in bitcoin?

Arizona has a new bill which proposes to use bitcoin to pay income taxes. The bill was represented by 4 senators from the Republican party Warren Petersen and David Farnsworth, Travis Grantham and Jeff Winninger. Code bill SB 1091, a short name sounds like “income tax: bitcoin”. While the bill is relevant to the state… More

Florida bill recognizes the signature blockchain and smart contracts

Florida bill recognizes the signature blockchain and smart contracts

In Florida presented a bill that, if passed, will create a legal basis for data in the blockchain and smart contracts in the us state. The bill House Bill 1357 contains several provisions under which the registries blockchain and smart contracts are recognized as legally valid methods of data storage, provided that they do not… More