Category: securities

Congress has put forward 18 bills on digital assets in 2021 so far

Congress has put forward 18 bills on digital assets in 2021 so far

Former FDIC regulator, Jason Brett, argues that U.S. lawmakers have pivoted away from private stablecoins to focus on regulating decentralized digital assets this year. 2327 Total views 17 Total shares The United States Congress appears to be pushing for greater regulatory clarity regarding crypto assets, having proposed18 bills concerning blockchain and cryptocurrency during 2021 so […]

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‘Crypto Mom’ Hester Peirce slams SEC for $10m Poloniex settlement

‘Crypto Mom’ Hester Peirce slams SEC for $10m Poloniex settlement

“Crypto mom” Hester Peirce has slammed SEC’s $10 million settlement with Poloniex, challenging the opaque regulations U.S.-based crypto firms must navigate. 2667 Total views 6 Total shares Commissioner Hester Peirce, known colloquially as “Crypto Mom,” has slammed the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its $10 million settlement with cryptocurrency exchange, Poloniex. The SEC […]

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SEC fines Coinschedule $200K over sponsored, favorable ICO ratings

SEC fines Coinschedule $200K over sponsored, favorable ICO ratings

The SEC asserts that Coinschedule violated anti-touting provisions of U.S. securities laws. 826 Total views 5 Total shares The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has settled charges against the defunct initial coin offering (ICO) review website Coinschedule.com for violating the anti-touting provisions of federal securities laws. But two SEC commissioners have penned an open letter […]

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