Maricel Custodio

Maricel Custodio has a degree in Mass Communications from Far Eastern University in Manila. Before joining Block Tribune, she has been gathering future events for target communities and markets, legal news happening in the US and creating hyperlocal content for newspapers.

Recent posts by Maricel Custodio

Financial Action Task Force To Establish Rules For Crypto Regulation By June 2019

News, Regulation | October 22, 2018 By:

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a global money-laundering watchdog, is planning to publish its first rules on oversight of cryptocurrencies by June 2019.

The Paris-based money-laundering watchdog announced on Friday that the rules would be an upgrade from guidelines currently in place and would require jurisdictions worldwide to license or regulate crypto exchanges and digital wallet providers.


China’s Internet Censorship Agency Publishes Draft Regulations For Blockchain Startups

Blockchain, News, Regulation | October 22, 2018 By:

The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), the country’s Internet censorship agency, has published new draft regulations for blockchain-related service providers. The draft regulations is open for public consultation until November 2.

The draft, titled “The Regulation for Managing Blockchain Information Services,”


Water Into Wine? OpenVino Turns Wine Into Cryptocurrency

News | October 21, 2018 By:

Mendoza, the international capital of wine, enters the crypto world with OpenVino, a project that unites wine with technology.

Mike Barrow, the CEO of OpenVino, came to the province with the idea of ​​uniting his two passions.

Barrow made his first trip to Argentina in 1991 and thirteen years later returned to buy the Costa Flores farm,


Cripto247: What are the three types of tokens and how do they differ from cryptocurrencies?

Tokens Vs. Cryptocurrencies – How Do They Differ?

News | October 21, 2018 By:

A currency (the dollar or the euro, for example) can function as a store of value and a means of exchange, but a token can do many other things. […] There are differences between cryptocurrencies and cryptotokens, although they are quite subtle indeed. The important thing for the investor is that in both you can invest and obtain a profit in case of a rise in the price.