Researchers at Finland’s central bank have dubbed bitcoin’s economic system “revolutionary” in a new staff paper.
A second conference on blockchain-based fundraising has been cancelled following news that regulators in China have formally outlawed the use case.
New media reports are coming out in support of the idea China may soon take action to shut down domestic bitcoin exchange platforms.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said his department will regulate the use of cryptocurrencies in the country by the end of 2017.
Attention on ICO classifications may be blinding market observers from other failings in the market, according to one blockchain lawyer.