# Latest Crypto News for Tuesday, February 14th, 2021
Are you looking to stay up to date on the most important crypto stories from around the world? Look no further. Here are the top stories from Tuesday, February 14th, 2021.
## Crypto Exchanges in India Reject Regulatory Guidelines
The Indian crypto exchanges have rejected the regulatory guidelines proposed by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) earlier this month. The guidelines would have imposed restrictions on financial institutions that provide services to crypto exchanges. The Indian crypto exchanges claim that the proposed guidelines would hurt the developing crypto industry in India, making it difficult for investors to access the markets.
## Ethereum Co-Founder Sets Record with Twitter NFT Sale
Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, recently sold a tweet as a Non Fungible Token (NFT) for $500,000. This is the highest amount ever paid for an NFT, setting a new record for the nascent asset class. The tweet, which was auctioned off on the NFT platform Zora, was sold to an anonymous bidder.
## China Announces Plan to Develop its Own Digital Currency
The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has announced plans to develop its own digital currency. The PBOC is hoping to have the digital yuan ready for use in the next two years. This would make China one of the first countries to launch its own national digital currency. It is expected that the digital yuan will be easier to use than existing cryptocurrencies and will help the Chinese government better monitor financial activities.
## Study Shows Increased Interest in Crypto Among Investors
A new study conducted by Grayscale Investments has revealed that a growing number of investors are interested in cryptocurrencies. The study found that 44% of surveyed institutional investors are interested in investing in cryptocurrencies, compared to just 22% in 2019. Additionally, the study found that 70% of surveyed investors believe that digital assets are here to stay.
As you can see, there is a lot happening in the crypto world. Whether you are an investor or just curious about the industry, staying up to date on the latest news is essential. Hopefully this article has helped you stay informed on the most important crypto stories from around the world.