Ukraina has elaborated a roadmap to transform the country into a cryptocurrency leader

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Nigeria to launch a pilot scheme for a national CBDC

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US SEC may include cryptocurrencies under upgraded security-based rules

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Japan could be set to introduce new rules for DeFi and NFTs

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The EU proposes to ban anonymous cryptocurrencies transactions and create a new central AML body

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US Treasury Secretary urges the FED, the SEC and the CFCT to act quickly to regulate stablecoins

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US FBI warns cryptocurrency actors over criminal threats

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Singapore and France are experimenting cross-border CBDC settlement and payment on blockchain

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China releases digital yuan whitepaper and criticizes decentralized cryptoassets

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Japan to hire more staff to accelerate the development of stricter global stablecoins rules

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US SEC delays decision on Wisdom Tree bitcoin ETF and request public feedback

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France proposes to endorse ESMA with the responsibility to regulate cryptocurrencies

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UK BoE says cryptomarket not a financial stability risk yet

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ECB launches a 24-month long investigation into its CBDC focused on design and distribution

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Brasil approves first ETF tracking Ether

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UAE Central Bank poised to introduce a CBDC

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Ghana subject approval for the use of CBDC on the outcome of the pilot phase

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Japan emphasizes the importance of laying out rules for the DeFi space

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The economic community of West African States warns against the use of cryptocurrencies

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Thailand recognizes heightened demand for payments in crypto and warns against risks

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BIS analyses CBDC for cross-border payments

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China believes stablecoins may pose a risk to the global monetary and payments system

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EU poised to propose a new agency to step up AML and promote transparency for crypto transfers

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New Zealand to consult on stablecoins and CBDCs

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Jamaica to roll out a pilot project for its CBDC in August

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FATF’s 2nd review concludes more implementation is needed to reach effectiveness of standards

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Vietnam to pilot the implementation of CBDC within next two years

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Iran to ban crypto payments but to support mining and regulated exchanges

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BIS working paper shows cryptoinvestors are educated and tend to HODL

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Cayman authorities investigate Binance for operating without proper license

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Thailand SEC charges Binance with criminal complaint for operating unlicensed digital business

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US Congress divided on cryptoregulation; focus on investors protection and environmental impact

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Taiwan introduces crypto AML rules in line with FATF requirements

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Russia establishes pilot group for testing CBDC, together with 12 banks

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Singapore, world bank and IMF launch retail-CBDC contest

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Mexico reiterates cryptocurrencies are not legal tender in the country

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UK and Japan warn Binance against offering unregistered crypto exchange services in their countries

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FATF agreed to finalise its revised guidance on VASPs in October 2021

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Palestina is working on a digital currency to achieve higher level of financial independence

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Rwanda studying the possibility of issuing a CBDC

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BIS releases annual report: ‘CBDCs are a concept whose time has come’

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US House of Representatives pass two blockchain acts

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Norway’s FCA warns investors that cryptocurrency industry is largely unregulated in the country

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South Korea may adopt Singapore-inspired cryptoregulatory framework later this year

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China instructed all financial institutions to cut payment channels for crypto trading

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Russian CB warns that cryptocurrencies investments are amongst most dangerous investments

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Portugal licenses its first two cryptoexchanges

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Ukraina update its draft law on virtual assets requiring enhanced compliance from exchanges

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Uganda launches regulatory sandbox

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Switzerland’s Federal Council bring DLT Act fully into force as of 1 August 2021

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Paraguay to issue bitcoin legislation in July

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US SEC expected to bring clarity to the cryptoasset markets

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UK FCA releases its fourth consumer research publication on cryptoassets ownership

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US SEC delays VanEck Bitcoin trust ETF filing and consult publicly on market issues

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World Bank not keen to assist El Salvador on bitcoin given environmental and transparency issues

Panama to consider bill supporting bitcoin as legal tender and favoring cryptobusiness more broadly

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US Congress’ House Financial Services Committee gathers members in crypto working group

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India may switch from ban to cryptocurrencies regulation

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US SEC delays decision on bitcoin ETF Kryptoin

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US regulators warn investors in bitcoin futures funds to consider four risk factors before investing

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Tanzania explores CBDC

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Italy’s Consob said lack of proper cryptoregulation favors illicit activities and threats to central banks

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East Africa Community explore potential use of CBDC for alternative regional payment system

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Brazil delays CBDC roll out to 2024

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Thailand banned cryptoexchanges from trading meme- or fan-based tokens, NTFs and IEO tokens

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Netherlands official makes the case for banning bitcoin and cryptocurrencies

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UK BoE pleased that CBs are embracing CBDCs; sees CBDCs as fundamental innovation

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Iran determined to introduce legal framework for cryptocurrencies and related activities

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BIS published CBDC survey results: CBDCs could ease current frictions in XB payments

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Nigeria prepares to launch its CBDC before the end of 2021

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US SEC warns investors about risks of bitcoin exposure through future markets

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US Texas allows its state-chartered banks to custody cryptocurrencies

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BCBS consults on the prudential treatment of cryptoasset exposures by banks

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BIS, SNB and BdF initiate collaboration on wholesale CBDC experiment

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IMF expresses legal and economic concerns over El Salvador’s adoption of bitcoin as legal tender

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Bitcoin may become legal tender in El Salvador, Paraguay and Panama

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El Salvador approves bill adopting bitcoin as the country’s legal tender

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Mexico to present cryptocurrency regulatory proposal

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Former US SEC head warns excessive crypto rulemaking could stifle innovation

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Hong Kong Monetary Authority expands CBDC R&D from wholesale to retail

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WEF issued DeFi policy toolkit to promote fair, efficient and enforceable regulation

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China published its blockchain development roadmap

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UK BoE believes stablecoin payments should be regulated like current bank payments

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India CB confirms no change in its cryptocurrencies position

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G7 supports CBDC and anticipates common principles; Global stablecoins only under appropriate oversight

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El Salvador may recognize bitcoin as legal tender

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UK FCA said crypto businesses withdrawing applications due to AML compliance gaps

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Ghana to introduce a CBDC. Starts pilot study

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ECB warns that countries may lose autonomy if they do not establish CBDC

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EU poised to launch pan-european digital wallet for private and public services

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The Brasilian CB released general guidelines for its CBDC

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The CB of Ireland concerned about the rising popularity of cryptocurrencies

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South Korea designates the FSS to oversee the virtual asset market

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Bank of Canada not in a rush to deploy CBDC

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US SEC wants to see more oversight of cryptoexchanges, like those seen at traditional venues

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Nigeria now allows trading of bitcoin and other crypocurrencies

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US political and regulatory leadership to increase oversight of cryptomarkets to protect investors

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US FED of St Louis believes cryptocurrencies have a purpose if they facilitate transactions over fiat

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South Africa commenced a retail CBDC feasibility study

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Iran bans cryptomining for four months on energy consumption concerns

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