US & Canada

US Lawmakers to Discuss Facebook Libra on Swiss Visit: Report

A delegation of U.S. lawmakers is set to discuss Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project with the Swiss data privacy chief when…

A Big Four Audit Firm Lost $1 Million In Bitcoin. Victims Are Losing Patience

The Takeaway: QuadrigaCX’s former users are running out of patience with Miller Thomson and EY, the court-appointed companies tasked with…

Blockchain Firm Settles With SEC Over Unregistered $6.3 Million SAFT

A healthcare-focused blockchain firm has settled charges with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over its 2017 ICO. The…

SEC Guidance Gives Ammo to Lawsuit Claiming XRP Is Unregistered Security

The Takeaway: A new amended complaint against Ripple draws on the SEC’s framework for digital assets to outline how XRP…

IRS Warnings to Bitcoin Traders Offer Clues to Coming Tax Guidance

The Takeaway: The IRS’ recent warning letters to 10,000 traders offer hints at what its forthcoming guidance on crypto taxes…

Senior CFTC Official Who Set Bitcoin Futures Policy Is Leaving: Report

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is losing another senior level staffer. Bloomberg Law reports Friday that a number of…

Coinbase Must Face Negligence Suit Over Bitcoin Cash Launch, Judge Rules

Coinbase must face a negligence lawsuit from customers who bought bitcoin cash (BCH) following its allegedly botched listing on the exchange during…

Global Regulators Warn on Privacy Risks of Facebook’s Libra

Data protection chiefs from across the globe have united to express concerns over the privacy risks posed by Facebook’s Libra…

Former Mt Gox CEO Karpeles Must Face US Class Action, Judge Rules

Mark Karpeles, former CEO of the early bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, must face a class action lawsuit brought in Philadelphia over…

Watch the Senate Banking Committee’s Crypto Regulation Hearing Live

The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs is holding its hearing on regulatory frameworks for cryptocurrencies and…

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