Bermuda's Edward Burt reportedly met with U.S. lawmakers and government officials this week in Washington, D.C. to discuss common standards for digital assets.
Crypto regulation is an umbrella term for the network of laws, statutes and legal practices surrounding the crypto and blockchain industries. Since Bitcoin's 2008 white paper, the legal status of these industries has been the subject of a huge amount of conversation. Lawmakers and regulators have had to cope with an entirely new set of concerns. Some governments have reacted hostilely, seeing crypto as a threat to monetary control. Others have embraced the industry for its capacity to link distant economies and facilitate trustless transactions across the globe. But most of the world is still figuring out exactly how to legislate, regulate and prosecute the set of laws surrounding such a young industry.
The project has marketed Sango Coin to interested parties by offering pathways to CAR citizenship through investments.430
The CFTC-linked self-regulatory organization (SRO) has disclosure rules for members engaging in activities with BTC and ETH; now, standards of conduct are being added.330
A report from app provider De.Fi showed losses from theft down in Q1 2023 compared to last year, along with recovery of funds; Euler accounted for a huge share of both.1762
On March 14, 2023, the government sold 9,861 BTC for $215.7 million, according to court documents filed on March 31.5853
Brian Armstrong said that any tech development should not be halted based on the fears of a few.10584
The move follows a recent data breach suffered by the AI platform on March 20, where user data was exposed to a user.2731
YouTuber CryptoWendyO believes the TikTok ban is not really about TikTok, and could be used to go after the crypto space itself.2746
Binance.US said it temporarily disabled the One Common Billing System and BUSD stablecoin pairs after halting Apple Pay and Google Pay deposits.4266
FTX EU was only approved by the Cyprus regulator in March 2022, about seven months before FTX collapsed in November.8963
The group believes GPT-4 violates Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act, which prohibits “unfair or deceptive acts or practices in or affecting commerce.”6923
Elizabeth Warren has long been a crypto-critic, and appears to be making it a focus as her re-election bid kicks off.3957
The OCC is replacing its Office of Innovation with a new body that will help it stay on top of fintech developments and emerging risks.7708
The focus on crypto regulation was part of the U.K. government’s plan to fight economic crime, which also included addressing law enforcement's ability to seize and store assets.3162
With the licensing of the German exchange’s blocknox service, it now offers fully regulated brokerage, trading and custody.2733