🇺🇸 The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s inspection unit has named cryptocurrency one of its top examination priorities for 2019.
via The Block
✍🏻 Cryptocurrency index fund provider Bitwise has applied to list a physically-held Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) on NYSE Arca.
🇷🇺 The Russian Parliament will focus on bills related to the digital economy in the next session, according to the chairman of the lower chamber.
🇨🇳 China’s Internet censorship agency is set to start regulating blockchain businesses as soon as next month.
🇰🇷 Only seven of the South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges have passed the government-initiated security inspection.