Category: crypto regulation

‘Brutal and unrelentingly hard’: Singapore regulator’s clampdown on crypto

‘Brutal and unrelentingly hard’: Singapore regulator’s clampdown on crypto

The remarks from the regulator’s chief fintech officer could see the city-state lose its perception as one of the most crypto-friendly countries in the world. 2526 Total views 6 Total shares Singapore’s financial regulator and central bank has pledged to be “brutal and unrelentingly hard” on any “bad behavior” from the cryptocurrency industry. The comments […]

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SEC’s Hester Peirce says new stablecoin regs need to allow room for failure

SEC’s Hester Peirce says new stablecoin regs need to allow room for failure

The SEC’s “crypto mom” Hester Peirce has said the regulatory “movement” around stablecoins needs to allow for “trial and error” and room for failure. 1877 Total views 5 Total shares Commissioner Hester Peirce — also known as the United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) “crypto mom” — has backed a regulatory framework for stablecoins […]

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Bipartisan bill to give CFTC authority over exchanges and stablecoins

Bipartisan bill to give CFTC authority over exchanges and stablecoins

The Digital Commodity Exchange Act would give the commodities regulator the authority to determine rules for cryptocurrency developers and exchanges offering spot trading. 1412 Total views 29 Total shares A bipartisan group of lawmakers in D.C. introduced an updated bill on April 28 to regulate cryptocurrency developers, dealers, exchanges, and stablecoin providers, bringing them under […]

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Senators Bragg and Lummis discuss crypto laws collaboration between US, Australia

Senators Bragg and Lummis discuss crypto laws collaboration between US, Australia

Australian Senator Andrew Bragg hasmet with U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis to discuss potential collaboration on cryptocurrency regulation between the two countries. Senator Bragg is a crypto-friendly politician from the ruling Liberal Party (a conservative center right party) that has been one of the driving forces behind a proposed forward-thinking regulatory scheme in Australia. Last year […]

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