Exploring the risks, rules of cryptocurrency regulation globally.
Bitcoin cannot be stopped – Regulators will only be playing Whack-a-Mole: Caitlin Long
Caitlin Long says Operation Chokepoint 2.0 is real, but stifling the U.S. crypto industry will bring other problems down the line.
Coinbase moves to on-chain staking for Tezos, Cosmos, Solana, and Cardano
The exchange will also discontinue Algorand (ALGO) staking.
Polygon, ex-Meta executives defend Coinbase following SEC Wells notice
The Blockchain Association, Paradigm, and Messari also responded to events.
Coinbase’s Brian Armstrong criticizes US crypto regulation, SEC behavior in Twitter Space
Coinbase's legal challenges with SEC discussed in Twitter Space on Crypto Regulation.
Congressman Emmer introduces bill providing ‘safe harbor’ to miners, developers and wallets
Under Emmer's bill, entities that do not custody or control consumer funds should be exempt from stringent regulations.
Uphold ends staking for US customers following SEC guidance
U.S. crypto regulations force Uphold to preemptively end staking services for U.S. Users
SEC issues investor alert over crypto investments
The SEC said firms offering crypto investments services might violate several applicable laws, including the federal securities laws.
Circle CEO says ‘aggressive regulatory actions’ on crypto caused ‘deep market anxiety’
Jeremy Allaire urged regulators to adopt a "clear, coherent and pragmatic policy" to help the U.S. maintain its position as a leader.
SEC’s Coinbase enforcement action deemed a power play by crypto community
SEC enforcement against Coinbase fostered confusion in the crypto community; is this a deliberate attempt to stifle the industry?
Coinbase receives Wells notice from SEC
The notice could lead to formal charges, and Coinbase seems willing to fight.
OneCoin associate Irina Dilkinska charged following US extradition
Dilkinska is the latest individual to face charges in a $4 billion crypto scam.
Sushi and its ‘head chef’ receive SEC subpoena
The SushiSwap group and its leader aim to create a $3 million legal defense fund.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis seeks to ban US CBDC in state
The Florida Governor and potential Republican nominee for the US president had some negative words to add about CBDCs.
Taiwan orders financial watchdog to take over crypto regulations
Taiwan's Financial Supervisory Commission is the main institution responsible for crypto regulations as NFTs remain out of the scope.
Belgium to introduce new crypto ad regulation
Companies sponsoring crypto advertisements in Belgium must submit to its financial regulator FSMA before any campaign.
Over 20 crypto firms plan to establish presence in the city: Hong Kong authorities
The Hong Kong authorities said they were working on establishing a licensing regime for virtual asset service providers by June 2023.
Flagstar Bank acquires Signature Bank – without $4B of ‘digital banking’ deposits
Signature Bank has found a buyer after a week long financial odyssey, the New York Community Bancorp, Inc.