Australia

Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) Lays Off 200 Contractors

Almost 200 independent contractors working for the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) on the integration of blockchain technology into its CHESS

1 day ago 2 mins read

Australia’s ASIC Charges Crypto Firm With Misleading Claims

Qoin was founded by Raj Pathak and Tony Weise in 2020. ASIC claims the firm misrepresented the regulatory approval of

1 month ago 2 mins read

Australian Authorities Suspend Holon’s Crypto Investment Funds

Due to Holon Investments’ non-compliant TMD, ASIC has suspended funds. Holon’s investment is indeed the ability to sell or distribute

2 months ago 2 mins read

Former BlackRock Executive Named CEO of Blockchain Australia

Mercurio first worked for Citigroup from 2001 to 2005. Mercurio will be taking over the CEO position beginning on Monday

3 months ago 2 mins read

Australia Federal Police Launches Dedicated Crypto Crime Division

Almost $13 million worth of BTC was sold at auction in 2016 by the Australian police.  In 2020, the number

3 months ago 2 mins read

New Australian Government Opens Up on Crypto Regulations

The token mapping effort aims to be completed by the end of the year. The Treasury will also begin working

3 months ago 2 mins read

Prominent Australian Exchange ‘Swyftx’ Lays off 21% Workforce

The crypto exchange announced in June that they will be combining with Superhero. Swyftx is the latest cryptocurrency company to

4 months ago 2 mins read

Victorian Police Now Have the Power to Seize Cryptocurrency Wallets

Police in Victoria will be able to recover cryptocurrencies from criminals. New rules will give Victorian police greater power to

4 months ago 2 mins read

Gemini to Safeguard Australia’s First Unlisted Crypto Fund

The recent tie-up will introduce Australian unlisted retail BTC, ETH, and FIL funds.  Gemini would manage the three funds and

4 months ago 2 mins read

RBA Governor Philip Lowe Upholds Famous ‘Fiat Over Crypto’ Opinion

The RBA Governor says that the crypto did not have currency characteristics. RBA was investigating how the private-sector-issued tokens could

5 months ago 2 mins read