Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Foreign exchange http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Iceland: National Digital Currency Auroracoin Launched http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404097_text Currency; Foreign exchange - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404097_text Global Legal Monitor: Denmark: Recent Bank and Tax Statements on Bitcoin http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404077_text Banks and financial institutions; Currency; Foreign exchange; Taxation - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404077_text Global Legal Monitor: Netherlands: Local Court Ruling on Bitcoin Transaction http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404009_text Currency; Financial services; Foreign exchange; Torts - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404009_text Global Legal Monitor: Netherlands: Central Bank Statement on Virtual Currencies http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404010_text Currency; Financial services; Foreign exchange - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published in its news bulletin, the Bank of the Netherlands (DNB) put forward its stance on the Bitcoin and similar currencies.... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404010_text Global Legal Monitor: Cuba; Mexico: Relationship Re-Launched, Agreements Signed http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403751_text Foreign Trade and International Finance; Foreign exchange; Foreign investments; International Affairs - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published in its news bulletin, the Bank of the Netherlands (DNB) put forward its stance on the Bitcoin and similar currencies. The foreign secretaries of Mexico and Cuba announced the re-launch of relations between the two countries and the strengthening of trade, financial, and other cooperation agreements. The Secretary of Foreign Relations of Mexico, Jos; Antonio Meade,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403751_text Global Legal Monitor: China: SAFE Standardizes Individual Participation in Overseas Share-Based Incentive Plans http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403069_text Foreign exchange - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published in its news bulletin, the Bank of the Netherlands (DNB) put forward its stance on the Bitcoin and similar currencies. The foreign secretaries of Mexico and Cuba announced the re-launch of relations between the two countries and the strengthening of trade, financial, and other cooperation agreements. The Secretary of Foreign Relations of Mexico, Jos; Antonio Meade, On March 16, 2012, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) publicized on its website a Notice on Issues Concerning Foreign Exchange Administration of [Domestic] Individuals' Participation in Share-Based Incentive Plans of Overseas Companies (Circular 7).... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 05 Apr 2012 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403069_text Global Legal Monitor: Iceland: Amendment to Law on Foreign Exchange Controls Adopted http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403045_text Foreign exchange - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published in its news bulletin, the Bank of the Netherlands (DNB) put forward its stance on the Bitcoin and similar currencies. The foreign secretaries of Mexico and Cuba announced the re-launch of relations between the two countries and the strengthening of trade, financial, and other cooperation agreements. The Secretary of Foreign Relations of Mexico, Jos; Antonio Meade, On March 16, 2012, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) publicized on its website a Notice on Issues Concerning Foreign Exchange Administration of [Domestic] Individuals' Participation in Share-Based Incentive Plans of Overseas Companies (Circular 7). On March 13, 2012, Iceland's Parliament (Althingi) adopted Act No. 17/2012 Amending the Foreign Exchange Act, No. 87/1992. (Amendments of the Foreign Exchange Act, Central Bank of Iceland website (Mar. 15, 2012).) It was reported... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 22 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403045_text Global Legal Monitor: China: Foreign Exchange Regulations Revised http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540659_text Foreign exchange - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published in its news bulletin, the Bank of the Netherlands (DNB) put forward its stance on the Bitcoin and similar currencies. The foreign secretaries of Mexico and Cuba announced the re-launch of relations between the two countries and the strengthening of trade, financial, and other cooperation agreements. The Secretary of Foreign Relations of Mexico, Jos; Antonio Meade, On March 16, 2012, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) publicized on its website a Notice on Issues Concerning Foreign Exchange Administration of [Domestic] Individuals' Participation in Share-Based Incentive Plans of Overseas Companies (Circular 7). On March 13, 2012, Iceland's Parliament (Althingi) adopted Act No. 17/2012 Amending the Foreign Exchange Act, No. 87/1992. (Amendments of the Foreign Exchange Act, Central Bank of Iceland website (Mar. 15, 2012).) It was reported On August 5, 2008, the State Council of the People's Republic of China (PRC) published the revised Regulations on the Administration of Foreign Exchange, which took effect on the same day (Chinese text available on the... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 11 Sep 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540659_text Global Legal Monitor: South Korea: Foreign Remittance De-Regulation http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l2054079_text Foreign exchange - On March 24, 2014 creators of Auroracoin launched a helicopter drop of Auroracoins; they were available to all Icelanders who wanted to claim them. The digital currency is a competitor of Bitcoin and meant to cater On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not a currency. The Bank went on to explain, "Bitcoin does not have any real trading value compared to gold and It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued a decision in a civil suit involving an uncompleted Bitcoin transaction between two parties. The court held, citing a written On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published in its news bulletin, the Bank of the Netherlands (DNB) put forward its stance on the Bitcoin and similar currencies. The foreign secretaries of Mexico and Cuba announced the re-launch of relations between the two countries and the strengthening of trade, financial, and other cooperation agreements. The Secretary of Foreign Relations of Mexico, Jos; Antonio Meade, On March 16, 2012, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) publicized on its website a Notice on Issues Concerning Foreign Exchange Administration of [Domestic] Individuals' Participation in Share-Based Incentive Plans of Overseas Companies (Circular 7). On March 13, 2012, Iceland's Parliament (Althingi) adopted Act No. 17/2012 Amending the Foreign Exchange Act, No. 87/1992. (Amendments of the Foreign Exchange Act, Central Bank of Iceland website (Mar. 15, 2012).) It was reported On August 5, 2008, the State Council of the People's Republic of China (PRC) published the revised Regulations on the Administration of Foreign Exchange, which took effect on the same day (Chinese text available on the The Korean Finance and Economy Ministry released the Foreign Currency System Improvement Plan on November 8, 2007. Korea currently allows a Korean person or firm to transfer abroad up to US$ 3 million per person or... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Sun, 02 Dec 2007 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l2054079_text