US Federal Election Commission Approves Crypto Mining For Political Campaigns

News | November 20, 2018 By:

The US Federal Election Commission (FEC) has approved political campaign donations via crypto mining.

In September of this year, OsiaNetwork, a limited liability company in Delaware, asked the FEC whether it’s legal for people to support federal political committees by volunteering the processing power of their Internet-enabled devices to mine cryptocurrencies.


UK Financial Conduct Authority Warns Consumers Against Unauthorized Crypto Exchange

News, Regulation | November 20, 2018 By:

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a warning against an unregulated crypto exchange targeting UK consumers.

In a notice published on Monday, the FCA said that Crypto Exchange Pro, which offers trading accounts for buying and selling major cryptocurrencies, has been providing financial services in the UK without the regulator’s authorization.