Bitcoin Cash and EOS Drop 13% as Cryptocurrency Market Sheds $30 Billion Overnight

The cryptocurrency market has dropped by more than $30 billion overnight, from $408 billion to $377 billion. Major cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, and Cardano dropped in the 5 to 13 percent region, with Bitcoin Cash and EOS dropping 11 percent and 13.5 percent respectively. Bitcoin Cash and …

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South Korea Will Focus ‘Positive Aspects’ of Cryptocurrency, Soften Policy

South Korean regulators and officials are likely to relax their approach to regulating cryptocurrencies, starting with classifying them as ‘financial assets’. There’s a July deadline looming for G20 nations after policymakers called for recommendations for regulating cryptocurrencies, seen as ‘financial assets’ by the economic leaders from the world’s twenty largest …

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Kenya’s Regulators Propose Special Unit For ‘Handling Issues’ on ICOs, Cryptocurrency

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) in Nairobi, Kenya, has proposed the creation of a special unit to handle cryptocurrency related issues. The unit would include all relevant regulators such as itself and Central Bank of Kenya (CBK), according to Standard Digital. The proposal is included in the Capital Market Soundness …

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It’s Official: Azerbaijan Taxes Revenue Received in Cryptocurrency

Azerbaijan has joined the growing list of countries that are taxing revenue received in cryptocurrencies. Revenues received in cryptocurrency in Azerbaijan are subject to taxation, according to Nijat Imanov, deputy director general of the tax policy and strategic research department for the Taxes Ministry, according to the country’s Trend News …

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