Tag: india

  • Zebpay

    Zebpay Leaves India for Malta Due to Constricting Regulation

    One of India’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Zebpay, is moving its operations to the Mediterranean island nation of Malta in an effort to maintain its operations after shutting shop last month. The move comes amidst an unprecedented cryptocurrency ban instituted by the Indian government. The new Malta-based exchange, which...

    Cole Petersen | October 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm
  • Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs

    To improve crypto-to-fiat liquidity in India amidst an ongoing banking ban, Indian exchanges are finding methods that could function inside the grey areas of law. Unocoin in its latest announcement revealed its plan to launch a network of Bitcoin ATMs across India. The Bengaluru-based crypto exchange, which has been in...

    Davit Babayan | October 15, 2018 | 6:29 am
  • india

    India Making Plans to Launch Its Own Government Backed Cryptocurrency

    Despite its best efforts to keep crypto out of India, it appears that the Indian government is still not willing to completely exclude cryptocurrencies. According to the new announcement, India is making plans to launch its own digital currency. India Plans to Launch a Government-Backed Cryptocurrency One senior...

    Ali Raza | October 10, 2018 | 3:00 pm
  • Zebpay

    Indian Crypto Exchange Zebpay Ceases All Trading Amid Regulatory Pressure

    One of India’s largest digital asset exchange platforms has announced today that it will cease offering crypto buying and selling services. Zebpay Calls it a Day Due to Regulatory Pressures Zebpay stated that the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) clampdown on digital currencies had severely impacted its ability...

    Rick D. | September 28, 2018 | 9:00 pm
  • Crypto

    Hackers Find Goldmine by Cryptojacking Indian Government Websites

    As the Indian government further complicates their stance on whether or not citizens should be allowed to trade and own cryptocurrencies, hackers have found a way to exploit government websites in order to make a fortune in cryptocurrency through a popular hack called cryptojacking. A team of security...

    Cole Petersen | September 17, 2018 | 9:00 pm
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    Interest Towards Crypto in Japan is Rising So Rapidly That FSA Expands

    According to Reuters Japan, the Financial Services Agency (FSA) of Japan, the country’s main financial watchdog, will expand its crypto team to respond to the rising growth of the digital asset sector. By the end of 2018, 12 government officials will be added to the crypto team of...

    Joseph Young | September 13, 2018 | 11:11 am
  • Cryptocurrency Regulation

    Indian Regulatory Authorities Open to Common-Sense Cryptocurrency Regulation

    India has had a turbulent relationship with cryptocurrencies throughout 2018, but as the country’s various fiscal and regulatory authorities begin to synchronize their views on the future of cryptocurrencies, they are further researching the best forms of cryptocurrency regulation. According to a report from Quartz India, India’s main...

    Cole Petersen | September 5, 2018 | 10:00 pm
  • Cryptocurrency

    Will India Finally See Cryptocurrency Regulations in Place By End of 2018?

    Cryptocurrency regulations in India have been a source of uncertainty for the markets since the government’s unprecedented tirade against crypto that began this past April. However, it’s reported that the government is now likely to finalize some common sense regulatory measures starting in late 2018. A finance ministry...

    Cole Petersen | August 13, 2018 | 6:00 pm

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