Brazil News

Consumers Didn’t Ask Brazil to Regulate Crypto — Luiz Philippe
Consumers Didn’t Ask Brazil to Regulate Crypto — Luiz Philippe
16 July 2019, 08:02
Luiz Philippe de Orleans-Braganza has questioned Brazil's decision to regulate the crypto industry.
Brazil Mandates Crypto Exchanges to Share User Data
Brazil Mandates Crypto Exchanges to Share User Data
20 June 2019, 05:28
The Department of Federal Revenue of Brazil (RFB) introduced new regulations for cryptocurrency exchanges and trading platforms to report information regarding how users transact cryptocurrency using their services.
Brazillian Court Upholds Decision Against Santander Bank Vs. Mercado Bitcoin
Brazillian Court Upholds Decision Against Santander Bank Vs. Mercado Bitcoin
17 June 2019, 21:22
Court upholds decision ordering Santander bank to return funds belonging to Mercado Bitcoin.
Brazilian Officials Wants Government to Use Blockchain
Brazilian Officials Wants Government to Use Blockchain
12 June 2019, 21:03
The Brazilian Government will review a bill requiring the promotion of blockchain as well as other technologies for public administration processes in the country.
Secret Crypto Mining Farm with 25 Machines Busted in Brazil
Secret Crypto Mining Farm with 25 Machines Busted in Brazil
24 April 2019, 21:19
The Brazilian State Department of Drug Trafficking (Denarc) on April 23 stumbled on a secret bitcoin mining laboratory located in the region of Avenida Oscar Pereira, Porto Alegre.
Mercado Bitcoin Wins Court Case Against Santander Bank Brazil
Mercado Bitcoin Wins Court Case Against Santander Bank Brazil
11 March 2019, 16:52
A court case from last year ends in favor of Brazilian crypto exchange, Mercado Bitcoin. Santander Bank ordered to return $350,000 + 1% Interest and legal fees to the exchange.
G20 To Align Crypto Regulations With FATF
G20 To Align Crypto Regulations With FATF
03 December 2018, 16:25
At a just-concluded G20 Summit held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the body announced as part of its written declaration that they “will regulate crypto-assets for anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism in line with FATF standards and we will consider other responses as needed”.
Brazil regulates crypto taxation
Brazil regulates crypto taxation
01 November 2018, 07:25

The South American nation has joined the rank of countries to have provided a sort of regulation for the cryptocurrency industry.