The government of Belarus has passed new statutes aimed in part at encouraging the development of companies around cryptocurrency and blockchain.
Amidst today's market drop, several cryptocurrencies reported gains during the afternoon trading session.
It's a red Friday for the cryptocurrency markets, where major assets have all seen 30 to 40 percent declines on the day's trading.
The price of bitcoin is down more than 25 percent from its recent all-time highs, spurred by futures listings from major derivatives exchanges.
Authorities in South Korea have reportedly filed suit against a U.S. cryptocurrency mining firm, alleging a multi-million dollar fraud.
FINRA, a self-regulatory authority for the financial industry in the U.S., has issued a new warning about cryptocurrency-related stock fraud.
Each of the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization hit an all-time price high in the past four days, according to market data.
GMO Internet, a publicly listed IT firm in Japan, has officially launched its cryptocurrency mining operation.
Ron Paul said today that he believes the U.S. government's monetary policies have fueled the rise in the price of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin.
NYSE Arca has filed with the SEC for a proposed rule change that would allow for the listing of two exchange-traded funds tied to bitcoin futures.