Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) wants to strengthen its monitoring operations in the cryptocurrency space, which will require expanding the unit tasked with such supervision. The regulator is looking to add 12 members to that team to handle the fast pace growth in the crypto market, FSA policy director Kiyotaka Sasaki was cited as saying by Reuters.
Governments Will be Judged for Harsh Response to Crypto, Warns Tim Draper
Billionaire venture capitalist claims regulators’ rigid position on cryptocurrencies is unanticipated and will be judged unfavorably years from now.
UAE Securities Regulator to Introduce ICOs for Capital Markets in 2019
The United Arab Emirates’ national securities regulator plans to introduce ICOs for capital markets in 2019, having approved their regulation under securities laws.
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