Bitcoin [BTC] briefly goes down to $5400 in India after regulatory concerns – Exchanges say …

At press time, the price of Bitcoin [BTC] in Unocoin, an Indian cryptocurrency exchange was Rs. 3,89,000 (~$ 5994) and Ethereum [ETH] was trading at Rs. 21,289 (~$ 328) which much lower than the global prices. Bitcoin according to Price.Ambcrypto and Coinmarketcap.com was at press time trading at …
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Steven Seagal-Endorsed Bitcoin Knockoff Gets Strong Regulatory Warnings

Regulators in New Jersey and Tennessee are sending clear signals that investors should steer clear of a cryptocurrency endorsed by faded action-film star Steven Seagal. In a perfect world, the warnings would be superfluous. Seagal is the brand ambassador for Bitcoiin 2nd Generation, or Bitcoiin2Gen.
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Regulatory Loophole Helps Startups in India Accept Bitcoin Without Breaking the Law (news.bitcoin.com)

Some businesses in India believe that they have found a loophole in the finance minister’s speech that sought to clamp down on the use of cryptocurrencies. While this loophole may allow startups to accept bitcoin without breaking the law, experts question its viability.
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Bitcoin slumps further as Japan and SEC revive regulatory concerns

Bitcoin slumped for a third day amid fears of a regulatory clampdown on cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan and the US, the world's most active markets for digital assets. The biggest virtual currency declined more than 3 percent in early Asia trading, extending its slump below $ 10,000, after Japan's …
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Two Indian Token Marketplaces Suspend Trading Due to Regulatory Pressure (news.bitcoin.com)

Two Indian crypto token marketplaces have announced that they will halt trading from March 5. The platforms state that this is due to regulatory pressure which put their businesses “under a lot of stress.”
Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten
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Bitcoin Today: Price Teeters Near $10000 as Regulatory Concerns Blur

Bitcoin surged as high as $ 10,293.44 in Friday trading, according to Coindesk, before dipping into the red in early afternoon action below $ 10,000. In the last week, bitcoin dropped as low as $ 7,931.10 on Sunday, Feb. 11. The cryptocurrency broke above the important $ 10,000 psychological barrier on …
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Thai Government Cannot Stop Crypto Use – Regulatory Framework Expected in a Month (news.bitcoin.com)

Thailand’s financial agencies have agreed that regulators cannot stop the use of cryptocurrencies within the country. The relevant ministries will meet and discuss the regulatory framework for digital currencies and initial coin offerings, which is expected to be finalized within a month.
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China’s Regulatory Authority Warns About Risks of Initial Miner Offerings (news.bitcoin.com)

National Internet Finance Association of China (NIFA) this Friday announced that IMOs (Initial Miner Offerings), represented by the token Wankebi and issued by Xunlei (NASDAQ: XNET), are ICOs in disguise and have emerged as a potentially risky model that warrants vigilance.
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Analysts Point to Regulatory Vacuum as Driving Australian Cryptocurrency Banking Woes (news.bitcoin.com)

There are increasingly publicized challenges posed to the Australian cryptocurrency industry by the country’s ‘big four’ banks’ refusal to provide financial services to crypto companies. Many analysts are speculating that the issue will become the catalyst for the development of detailed regulations for the virtual currency era, arguing that the opaque nature of the current legislative apparatus pertaining to cryptocurrencies is to blame for Australia’s bitcoin banking embargo.

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