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Russian State Duma Almost Unanimously Approves First Reading of Crypto Industry Bill

Russia’s parliament the State Duma approved the first reading of new laws regulating the crypto industry Tuesday, May 22. The laws define cryptocurrencies and tokens as property, and lay out specifications for interacting with crypto and blockchain-related technologies.   The bill, “On Digital Financial Assets,” which has been under consideration since last year with a final deadline due July 1, deals ...

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Russia’s ‘Digital Law’ Bill Won’t Legalize Cryptocurrency

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Russia’s State Duma Committee on State Construction was scheduled to hold the first reading of amendments to the country’s civil code pertaining to digital currency today, but is not expected to make digital currency a legitimate method of payment, according to Izvestia, the news portal of ...

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Russia’s Digital Economy Bill Supported by State Duma Committee in Move Towards Crypto Regulation

Russian State Duma’s Committee for Legislative Work will support the first reading of an initiative that will add the basic norms of digital economy to the Russian Federation Civil Code.  This is the latest step on the road to regulating cryptocurrency in the country, local news outlet Izvestia reports Wednesday, May 16. Pavel Krasheninnikov of political party United Russia and ...

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Colorado Blockchain Bill Hits the Skids

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The bill would have exempted certain digital currencies from being regulated as securities under the Colorado Securities Act. Colorado’s blockchain bill, House Bill 1426, would have also been a boon for innovation in the state was making its way through the State Assembly but got derailed ...

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Colorado Blockchain Bill Voted Down In State Senate

HB 1426, a piece of state legislation that would have created guidelines for identifying “open blockchain tokens” as securities, was voted down in the Colorado state Senate on May 9, according to public records. The bill passed handily in the state House of Representatives, but was more controversial in the senate. According to the Denver Post, the final hours of ...

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Winkelvoss to BTC Critic Bill Gates

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Bill Gates, the second richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $90 Billion, said in an interview with CNBC that he would short bitcoin if he could because it is worthless. “I would short it if there was an easy way to ...

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Colorado Passes Bill Advocating Blockchain For Gov’t Data Protection And Cyber Security

The Colorado Senate passed a bill on May 7 that involves using blockchain tech for government record keeping and cyber security. Senate Bill (SB) 18-086 requires the governor’s office of information technology (OIT), the department of state, and the department of regulatory agencies to consider using encryption techniques and blockchain tech in order to protect confidential state records from criminal, ...

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Warren Buffett and Bill Gates

The bull-run in cryptocurrency market has ended after Warren Buffett and Bill Gates completely rejected cryptocurrency in a show on CNBC. The world’s wealthiest investors and business icons are showing their concerns over the significant growth in Bitcoin (BTC) and other digital currency prices. They have announced that they will never invest in the cryptocurrency markets despite the increasing adaptations ...

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Tyler Winklevoss to Bill Gates: ‘Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is’

One half of famed Bitcoin proponents, the Winklevoss twins, has responded to Bill Gates’ comments about shorting Bitcoin. In a tweet posted today, Tyler Winklevoss explained to the billionaire Microsoft founder that there is already an option to short the digital currency using the Cboe Futures contracts launched last December. Winklevoss: “Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is!” Yesterday, we ...

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Bill Gates Would Love To Short Bitcoin, so Why Doesn’t He?

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Billionaire Bill Gates is a notorious bitcoin skeptic who says he would bet against it if he could because he believes cryptocurrencies are worthless investments that people profit from by pawning their holdings off to a “greater fool” than themselves. Bitcoin a ‘Greater Fool Theory’ Investment ...

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