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US investigates Bitcoin price manipulation
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US investigates Bitcoin price manipulation

Citing people with the knowledge of the matter, Bloomberg said the US Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into whether traders are manipulating the price of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. Bloomberg said the investigations are part of the dramatically ratcheting up U.S. scrutiny of red-hot markets that critics […]

Israel says Bitcoin is not an investment security
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Israel says Bitcoin is not an investment security

The state of Israel’s top financial services regulator, Israel Securities Authority, ISA said Bitcoin is not an investment security. The conclusion was reached by the ISA’s Special Committee for the Examination and Regulation of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). Th ISA said the aim of the committee was to “recommendations designed […]