Australian Man Arrested for Unregistered Crypto Transactions

Australian law enforcement arrested a 38-year-old Australian man for violating Anti-Money Laundering laws by operating an unregistered cryptocurrency ATM. Australian law enforcement arrested an unnamed 38-year-old Australian man for performing unregistered cryptocurrency transactions.  The police department of Victoria announced on Nov. 12 that the man has been arrested at his address in the town of […]

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Australian Home Affairs Minister Says Terrorists Use Crypto to Obfuscate Crimes

Australian Minister of Home Affairs Peter Dutton warned that terrorists are exploiting cryptocurrencies to “fund their deadly missions.” The Australian Minister of Home Affairs Peter Dutton warned that terrorists are exploiting cryptocurrencies to “fund their deadly missions.” During a counter-terror conference in Melbourne on Nov. 7, Dutton said that the anonymity of cryptocurrencies allow extremists […]

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Hong Kong Regulator to Unveil New Cryptocurrency Exchange Rules

Hong Kong’s financial watchdog announced it will unveil regulations for cryptocurrency exchanges and application requirements today. Hong Kong’s financial regulator — the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) — will publish a new set of regulations for Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency exchanges today. The news, reported by Reuters on Nov. 6, was announced by Chief Executive […]

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