Tag: Legislation

IMF plans to meet with El Salvador’s president, potentially discussing move to adopt Bitcoin

The International Monetary Fund has previously spoken out against smaller nations like the Marshall Islands recognizing a digital currency as legal tender.

Mexico lawmakers aim to follow the example of neighboring countries with proposed Bitcoin legislation

“We are going to lead the shift to crypto and fintech in Mexico,” said one senator.

Texas house passes crypto-friendly bill, now goes to senate

Governor Greg Abbott has already hinted he is open to signing the bill into law.

Israeli digital securities exchange gets preliminary green light from regulators

The Israel Securities Authority has approved a request from Simetria to operate a digital bulletin board for investors ahead of its digital securities exchange launch.

Blockchain firm aims to build crypto city in Nevada desert

CEO Jeffrey Berns says the smart city could incorporate digital currency payments for goods and services as well as records on the blockchain.