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PTI
May 6, 2021
Addressing a virtual event organised by industry body Assocham, Garg also said there is undue emphasis on cryptocurrencies and these digital assets will require standard frameworks


Reuters
May 4, 2021
The new indexes, S&P Bitcoin Index, S&P Ethereum Index and S&P Crypto Mega Cap Index, will measure the performance of digital assets tied to them


India Today Tech
New Delhi, April 22, 2021
The Indian government may soon come with a law which is likely to ban all cryptocurrencies, may look into past transactions but, will provide investors with a window to exit from their holdings


Avneet Kaur
April 14, 2021
\"Dogecoin is a community driven cryptocurrency at the moment and the value is being determined by power and influence on social media by influencers,\" says Monark Modi, Founder and CEO, Bitex


Reuters
March 30, 2021
Customers who hold bitcoin, ether, bitcoin cash and litecoin in PayPal digital wallets will now be able to convert their holdings into fiat currencies at checkouts to make purchases, the company said


Avneet Kaur
March 25, 2021
The industry is still unclear about the legal status of cryptocurrencies but believes this is a positive step for the digital assets space. The industry players believe this will increase institutional participations in the crypto space in the country


BusinessToday.In
March 23, 2021
Nilekani's posture assumes significance, as he is one of India's most notable technocrats, and has played a key role in creating India's digital rails - be it Aadhaar, FASTag, or GST


Anand Adhikari
New Delhi, March 17, 2021
The government is contemplating banning the trading in cryptocurrencies like bitcoins, Ethereum and Ripple. There are also plans to issue an official digital currency by the RBI. While an outright ban on private cryptocurrencies will stifle innovations, the cryptocurrencies do need regulations to protect the interest of investors. Currently, cryptocurrencies are not legal tender in most countries, but Japan, Australia, Singapore and few other countries allow these virtual currencies as property and tradable assets. Last week, the finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the  government is going to take a calibrated position on cryptocurrency. The finance minister also said that the government wants to ensure that there is a window for experiments in the Cryptocurrency space. What should be the regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies and why there is a need for regulations. Let's look at the five major areas that need the government's attention.Also Read: India is set to ban Bitcoin, Dogecoin and other crypto money with move that targets miners and traders


Manas Tiwari
New Delhi, March 15, 2021
The uncertainty around cryptocurrencies in India continues as the government is now planning to propose a new law which will not only ban digital money but will also fine anyone trading in the country or even holding such digital assets.


Reuters
March 15, 2021
The bill, one of the world's strictest policies against cryptocurrencies, would criminalise possession, issuance, mining, trading and transferring crypto-assets


Anand Adhikari
March 12, 2021
While a ban on private crypto currencies will kill all future innovations in the crypto space, the virtual currencies do need a regulatory framework to protect the interest of  investors


PTI
March 11, 2021
\"The cryptocurrency, which has been debated day-in and day-out, has an underlying technology. In an interconnected economy, interconnected world, we cannot isolate ourselves,\" says Financial Services Secretary Debasish Panda


PTI
March 6, 2021
Cryptocurrencies are digital or virtual currencies in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of their units and verify the transfer of funds, operating independently of a central bank


Sanjay Doshi
New Delhi, March 3, 2021
Banks' ability to transform themselves with speed and agility to survive the next revolution will determine the winners and losers


BusinessToday.In
February 24, 2021
The central government is in process of bringing legislation that would create the ground for the introduction of an official digital currency and prohibit private cryptocurrencies


BusinessToday.In
February 24, 2021
\"Only the sovereign has the right to create currency in the world. Tomorrow people will produce 5 lakh bitcoins, which currency will go? Something which fluctuates 5-10% a day, can it be considered as currency,\" says Jhunjhunwala


BusinessToday.In
February 23, 2021
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala said regulators should step in and ban Bitcoin and they should focus on the digital rupee


Avneet Kaur
February 17, 2021
Bitcoin breached $50,000 mark for the first time on Tuesday, mainly due to increasing interest and participation from institutional investors


Avneet Kaur
February 17, 2021
Bitcoin breached $50,000 mark for the first time on Tuesday, mainly due to increasing interest and participation from institutional investors


BusinessToday.In
February 14, 2021
Analysts have speculated that the new cryptocurrency bill might impact some existing investors who are already investing in private digital currencies like bitcoin in the country


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