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CABEI Lends assistance to EL Salvador for Bitcoin Adoption

On Monday, 14th June, the head of the multinational development bank, CABEI (Central American Bank for Economic Integration), announced that the bank would provide technical assistance for the implementation of Bitcoin as legal tender in El Salvador. In the Monday press conference, The executive President of the Central American Bank For Economic Integration, Dante Mossi, … Read More

El Salvador set to make history by becoming the first country to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender

El Salvador Planning to Soon Adopt Bitcoin As Legal Tender
El Salvador, a country in Central America, is planning to introduce a ruling with an intent to emerge as the world’s very first sovereign government to approve bitcoin as legal tender, along side the U.S. dollar. The multi-day conference that took place in Minami in 2021 regarding bitcoin is recognized as the remarkable bitcoin event … Read More

Wyoming’s Pro-Bitcoin Senator Joins Senate Banking Committee

Pro-bitcoin senator Cynthia Lummis has been appointed to the Senate Banking Committee. Yesterday, Wyoming TV news confirmed the appointment, stating in a release that the Republican [...]

Columbian Congressman Highlights Challenges Of Crypto Legislation

Mauricio Toro stands as a congressman of Columbia, as well as a member of the Alianza Verde party. Toro has recently authored a draft bill, [...]

SEC v. Telegram: Part 3 — The extraterritorial reach of US securities laws

The desirability of applying U.S. law so broadly to transactions that occur predominantly outside the country.

Lowlights from Zuckerbergs Libra testimony in Congress

“I don’t control Libra” was the central theme of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony today in Congress. The House of Representatives unleashed critiques of his approach to cryptocurrency, privacy, encryption and running a giant corporation during six hours of hearings. Zuckerberg tried...