Category: Gary Gensler

US lawmaker urges congressional action on crypto as government avoids shutdown

US lawmaker urges congressional action on crypto as government avoids shutdown

“Chairman Gensler’s failure to provide clear rules of the road for cryptocurrencies underscores the need for Congress to act,” said Senator Pat Toomey. 13257 Total views 68 Total shares Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey, one of the ranking members of the Senate Banking Committee, has suggested Congress step in with legislation should the Securities and Exchange […]

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Analysts predict Valkyrie will launch Bitcoin Futures ETF this week

Analysts predict Valkyrie will launch Bitcoin Futures ETF this week

Bloomberg ETF analysts are predicting Valkyrie’s futures-based Bitcoin ETF will commence trading this week. 5252 Total views 20 Total shares Commentators are predicting that a second futures-based Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) will go live by the end of the week following the launch of ProShares’ Bitcoin Strategy ETF later today. On Oct. 19, Bloomberg’s analyst […]

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SEC boss tells EU Parliament crypto and fintech could be as disruptive ‘as the internet’

SEC boss tells EU Parliament crypto and fintech could be as disruptive ‘as the internet’

SEC chairman Gary Gensler promoted cooperation between Europe and The United States in seeking to regulate decentralized financial technologies. 4228 Total views 61 Total shares Gary Gensler, the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has appeared virtually before the European Parliament to share his policy recommendations regarding the regulation of crypto assets. […]

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