#India

India’s Central Bank to Research Cryptocurrencies Despite Banning Banks from Bitcoin Transactions

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has formed a new unit within the central bank to beef up its own intellectual capital in the face of emerging technologies like cryptocurrency, blockchain and artificial intelligence.

The Reserve Bank of India Bans Regulated Entities From Dealing In Virtual Currencies

India virtually banned cryptocurrencies like bitcoin with the Reserve Bank of India barring regulated entities from providing services to any individual or business dealing in digital currencies.

Confirmed: One More Exchange To Launch Ethereum Trading

Good news for Ethereum community and especially Indian traders: the bitcoin exchange BTCXIndia confirmed its plans to offer ETH/INR trading pair starting March 9. The official press release to be issued on March 5.