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Korea’s Finance Minister Approves Banks Working With Crypto Exchanges

At the state affairs audit conducted by the government of South Korea to evaluate the progress of all government agencies and commissioners in the nation, commissioner Choi emphasized that as long as cryptocurrency trading platforms are well equipped with Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) systems, digital asset …

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Microsoft, Nasdaq Partner on Blockchain Services

Per the recent announcement, Microsoft will integrate its Azure blockchain service with NFF, a technology which provides software for trading infrastructure and operations outsourcing, and fulfills Nasdaq’s risk and surveillance technology offering. Within the collaboration, the parties will reportedly develop a “ledger agnostic blockchain capability” that will allow for operability …

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Chinese Retail Giant JD.com Launches Blockchain Research Lab

Jingdong Group (JD.com) is a leading Chinese e-commerce company, controlling roughly 30 percent of the business-to-consumer online market in China with 314 million active users, according to Financial Times. The company focuses on the implementation of new technologies in e-commerce, delivery services, and finance. Per the announcement, JD has collaborated with the Ying …

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Russian Financial Watchdog Calls for Global Crypto Exchange Regulations

The Russian financial regulatory agency contacted the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to request an intergovernmental initiative that could control the supply and flow of cryptocurrencies. Pavel Livadny, the Deputy Director of FMS, confirmed that they are endeavoring to secure the participation of all the FATF member countries to design a …

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