The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), said to be developing a tracker system to find digital currency transactions and about 15 countries to be using this to gain personal transactions data from their citizens, says a recent report by Nikkei.
Regardless of what you think of Ethereum (and altcoins in general), it is a fact that this network has had and had a great impact on the entire industry. While bitcoin is considered primarily as a means of payment, during the huge increases in 2017, the ether was the driving force and the means of payment in many cases.
A broader adoption of Bitcoin on the way: a Dutch man sells a house for 30 Bitcoin. A Brabant man sells his house for bitcoin, while someone from Arnhem makes his purchases with the largest cryptocurrency.
Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance is in trouble again. It was only a few weeks ago the exchange got hacked and lost over 40 million dollars and from the past few hours rumors been circulating suggesting the KYC data of users of site has been compromised.
The UN Security Council unanimously imposed sanctions against the DPRK in 2006, seeking to limit funding for Pyongyang ballistic and nuclear missile development programs. In particular, exports from the DPRK were banned, including coal, iron, lead, textiles and shellfish, and imports of crude oil and petroleum products were restricted to the DPRK.
The payment company Mastercard published on its website three vacancies for managers to develop projects in the field of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, including payments and wallets.
Elliptic, a research firm in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), investigated more than 200,000 transactions in the Bitcoin network for their connection with criminal activity.