Kollen Post is Cointelegraph's policy editor. He specializes in mapping the intersections of regulation, law and blockchain, especially as they cross national borders. Outside of crypto, he likes languages, rock climbing and bad horror movies.
As the Kremlin sequesters funds to the opposition, Bitcoin serves to run blockades.
What Russian journalists can learn from Navalny's Bitcoin wallet
But security tokens are not ready to take over the world quite yet.
Law Decoded: Bringing blockchain into securities markets, Feb. 12–19
We didn't learn much new in today's hearing, but the spotlight was definitely on the gamified trading app, rather than the traders on r/WallStreetBets.
Congress is blaming Robinhood, not Reddit
BitPay apparently screened merchants but not customers.
Another crypto firm hit with fines for violating U.S. sanctions
The Department of Justice has indicted three hackers affiliated with the infamous Lazarus Group.
US charges three North Korean hackers over crypto attacks and WannaCry ransomware
Exploring where national security meets securities offerings in this week's crypto news.
Law Decoded: Of ICBMs, BTC and ETFs, Feb. 5–12
The Justice Department joins CFTC and SEC probes into wild markets facilitated by Robinhood and other apps for retail traders.
Federal attorneys are investigating meme-led trading in GME, AMC and silver: WSJ