Month: April 2014

Anti-money laundering laws to be updated with Bitcoin in mind

Bitcoins have been all over the news as of late and clearly the federal government has taken note. Recent proposed amendments to the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act will ensure that virtual currencies are also covered under the act. For virtual currencies like Bitcoin, says Jacqueline Shinfield, a partner at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, …the US

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