Dutch Police Seize NFTs In First for the Country

Dutch Police Seize NFTs In First for the Country

March 30, 2022 0

Key Takeaways Police in the Netherlands seized an unspecified number of NFTs and cryptocurrencies in an investigation this week. The seizure marks the first time that Dutch police have seized non-fungible tokens, but not cryptocurrency. Dutch police seized €35 million ($39 million) of crypto last year, while other countries have made similar seizures. Police in […]

U.S. warns crypto firms against helping Russia: “We will hold you accountable”

U.S. warns crypto firms against helping Russia: “We will hold you accountable”

March 30, 2022 0

Anyone who seeks to help Russia bypass economic sanctions will be held accountable by the US government, says Deputy U.S. Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo. This follows the punitive measures that the US and its allies have imposed on Russia for its decision to invade Ukraine. Treasury Department warns anyone against helping Russia bypass sanctions Since […]

Coinbase to Require Recipient Information for Crypto Transfers From Users in Canada, Singapore and Japan

Coinbase to Require Recipient Information for Crypto Transfers From Users in Canada, Singapore and Japan

March 26, 2022 0

Certain Coinbase users will need to disclose recipient information when sending cryptocurrencies to non-Coinbase wallets. Citing compliance with local jurisdictions, crypto exchange Coinbase announced to soon collect additional information from users based in Canada, Singapore and Japan. Effective from April 1, Coinbase users from Canada, Singapore and Japan will be required to provide additional information […]