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The bitcoin tussle

By and large, banking regulators and countries across the globe are in a dilemma about how to deal with Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies. A few countries have banned Bitcoins and other cryptos but these are extreme examples. Many have explicitly stated that Bitcoins have no legal status as

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