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2,000 Ethereum From Upbit Hack on the Move -
Funds from the recent theft from the Upbit exchange are on the move, according to a Whale Alert tweet. A transaction of 2,000 Ethereum shows that the
Unlike Libra, Digital Yuan Will Not Need Currency Reserves to Support Value: PBOC Official - CoinDesk
PBOC wants to distinguish its own digital currency from rival private initiatives.
Thomson Reuters Launches Crypto Tax Tool - Bitcoin News
Tax authorities around the world are increasing their focus on crypto transactions and companies are rushing to help investors navigate the unclear
South Korea Forms Task Force for Central Bank Digital Currency Research
South Korea’s central bank plans to organize a task force dedicated to central bank digital currency research in the new year
4 Beijing Regulators Issue New Crypto Activity Warning - Bitcoin News
Four financial regulators in China have jointly issued a fresh warning regarding crypto trading activities in Beijing. The notice explains the reason for the warning and lists prohibited crypto activities, which have reportedly been surging as companies ramp up their blockchain promotion.
Crypto Custodians Grapple With Germany’s New Rules - CoinDesk
While a grandfather clause allows crypto custodians to keep serving German customers without being penalized, those same companies are waiting on financial regulator BaFin to release final regulations around the law.
YouTube Reinstates More Crypto-Related Content, Admits To Mistake Via Twitter
YouTube starts to remove bans from crypto-related content as YouTubers look towards decentralized social media platforms