Study Exposes How Russia, Iran, & China Are Weaponizing Crypto

It’s no secret that foes of the United States – including Venezuela, Iran, Russia, and China – are experimenting with cryptocurrency technology as they seek to render their economies immune to crippling US sanctions. However, a new study from the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) exposes the lengths to which these rogue nations are […]

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P2P Bitcoin Platform LocalBitcoins Leaves Iranian Crypto Traders Dry

About the author: Ali is an independent cryptocurrency researcher based in Iran. By CCN: LocalBitcoins.com, the world’s most-popular peer-to-peer bitcoin trading platform, has begun restricting its service for Iranian users this week. As of now, creating new ads for buying or selling or updating old ads are restricted to Iranian traders. In the near future, […]

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Get Ready for Crypto Sanctions Enforcement

Beau Barnes and Jake Chervinsky of Kobre & Kim LLP are litigators and government enforcement defense attorneys who specialize in disputes and investigations related to digital assets. This article is not intended to provide legal advice. For the past year, the cryptocurrency industry’s attention has focused on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s deliberations over how […]

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