Category Archive For "Regulation"
The U.S. SEC reaches a $268,998 settlement with ICO Rating over alleged violations of anti-touting provisions of the Securities Act of 1933
Stuart Alderoty is general counsel at Ripple. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own.Ever since Facebook unveiled its plan to launch a cryptocurrency, Libra, policymakers around the world have been up in arms. Beyond core concerns of trust, they are worried Libra could be used to launder money, finance terrorism or destabilize central…
Experts in crypto and blockchain take on the question: What prevents the U.S. from becoming the global leader in crypto regulations?
U.S. CFTC confirmed that LedgerX has “not yet been approved by the Commission” to launch physically settled Bitcoin futures, industry news outlet reports
Main takeaways from the latest U.S. congressional hearing on crypto: Digital currencies and blockchain are “inevitable,” but won’t help with financial inclusivity, senators argue
Cointelegraph has tuned in live to the United States Senate Banking Committee hearing on a regulatory framework for digital currencies and blockchain.
Rep. Maxine Waters opened today’s hearing on Facebook’s Libra project by noting the firm’s past behavior regarding user data and privacy
This week is key for Libra, as the U.S. congressional hearings are upon us. Here’s everything you should know about the regulatory pushback Facebook’s been getting
FinCEN has assessed a civil money penalty for a California resident accused of violating money transmission laws in his work as a peer-to-peer exchanger of virtual currencies
The Technology Advisory Committee of the CFTC held meeting wherein participants discussed crypto regulation and distributed ledger technology
Québec’s financial regulator has asked investors in Blockchain Lab to come forward, now that the entity faces injunctive orders over alleged violations of securities laws
A joint forum on crypto assets and fintech was held by the United Arab Emirates Banks Federation and the Abu Dhabi Global Market
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission chairman has said that blockchain would have transformed regulators’ real-time responses to the 2008 global financial crash
A regulatory framework for digital asset custodian services will be established by the Mauritanian Financial Services Commission.