Australian Baseball Golf club Embarks On The Bitcoin Regular, Integrates Lightning
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Australian Baseball Golf club Embarks On The Bitcoin Regular, Integrates Lightning

ABL’s most successful club has embarked on a Bitcoin standard, shifting its corporate treasury from dollars to bitcoin.“The Perth Heat are embracing the reality that the future of money and corporate treasuries will live on the Bitcoin blockchain,” its chief bitcoin officer said.The club will pay players and staff in bitcoin, accept BTC for payments,…

Australian Crypto-Focused ETF Hits Record, Spot-Based BTC, ETH ETFs Expected
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Australian Crypto-Focused ETF Hits Record, Spot-Based BTC, ETH ETFs Expected

Source: iStock/KilemanThe first crypto industry-focused exchange traded fund (ETF) in Australia was launched on Thursday this week, and within 15 minutes of trading a new record in trading volumes on the Australian stock market was smashed. Meanwhile, new regulations have opened the door for spot-based bitcoin (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) ETFs to launch.The Crypto Innovators…

Australian watchdog paves way for digital currency ETFs with new guidelines
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Australian watchdog paves way for digital currency ETFs with new guidelines

Home » Business » Australian watchdog paves way for digital currency ETFs with new guidelines Australia could soon be seeing digital currency exchange-traded funds (ETFs), following in the steps of Canada and, most recently, the United States. This is after the country’s securities regulator issued new guidelines for the industry, outlining the licensing requirements for…

Australian Regulator Offers Thumbs Around Bitcoin, Ethereum ETFs
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Australian Regulator Offers Thumbs Around Bitcoin, Ethereum ETFs

Source: Adobe/danielpankokeThe Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has released a set of guidelines for crypto-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in Australia, which could mean Australians will be able to trade bitcoin (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) ETFs in the coming months.The new guidelines from the Australian regulator mean that ETFs that hold cryptocurrencies or related assets,…

Proposed Australian regulations target exchanges, DeFi, DAO and miners
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Proposed Australian regulations target exchanges, DeFi, DAO and miners

Home » Business » Proposed Australian regulations target exchanges, DeFi, DAO and miners A Senate committee focused on fintech has recommended a complete overhaul of the regulatory process in Australia for the digital currency industry. In a new report, the committee recommended several changes that will impact digital currency exchanges, decentralized finance (DeFi), decentralized autonomous…

New Australian ransomware program permits seizure of crypto
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New Australian ransomware program permits seizure of crypto

Australian authorities will be able to seize or freeze cryptocurrencies linked to cybercrime under new legislation…

Australian Police Makes Record Crypto Seizure With Dark Web Drug Bust
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Australian Police Makes Record Crypto Seizure With Dark Web Drug Bust

Source: AdobeStock / NedroflyAustralia’s Victoria Police have collected close to AUD 8.5m (USD 6m) worth of cryptocurrency in its recent clampdown on dark web drug trafficking. The bust, which targeted a number of properties in the country’s south-eastern state of Victoria, is said to be Australia’s biggest crypto seizure to date. During the raids, Australian…