Namibia Central Bank to Complete Crypto Study By April 2022 — Governor Says Current Laws Do not Permit Use of Digital Assets

The Bank of Namibia (BON) is on course to complete its study into cryptocurrencies by April 2022, the central bank governor, Johannes Gawaxab recently confirmed. The governor however reiterated that cryptocurrencies are... Read more »

Ethereum founding member quits crypto, downplays its overall use case

One of Ethereum’s founding members has stepped down from the crypto space to concentrate on work in other impactful industries, reported Bloomberg over the weekend. Anthony Di Iorio, who worked with Vitalik... Read more »

Indian Bank Blocks Use of RBI’s Remittance System for Crypto While Government Delays Bill

Major Indian bank ICICI has asked customers not to use the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s liberalised remittance scheme (LRS) for any crypto-related investments. ICICI, a leading private sector bank in India,... Read more »

JPMorgan slams Bitcoin (BTC) use case in El Salvador

The debate about the ramifications of El Salvador President Nayib Bukele’s successful push to make Bitcoin (BTC) legal tender continues as the US investment bank and financial services holding company JPMorgan Chase &... Read more »

US Senator Warren Presses SEC to Use ‘Full Authority’ to Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren has warned of the growing risks of cryptocurrency trading. She recently called on the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to “use its full authority to address these... Read more »

Salvadorans will not be forced to use the government’s Bitcoin wallet

The latest announcement from El Salvador’s pro-Bitcoin president, Nayib Bukele, has clarified that citizens will not be forced to use the government-issued “Chivo” Bitcoin wallet. In a tweet on June 29, El... Read more »