Law enforcement subpoena requests to crypto exchange ShapeShift rose 175 percent in the second half of 2018: report
The Thai Ministry of Finance has rejected the last cryptocurrency exchange application it had been reviewing. The exchange, which has been ordered to close down business and return customer funds, is determined to stay operational. “Shutting down is not an option for us,” its chief strategy officer reportedly said. Also read: Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto […]
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U.S. regulators should reevaluate their approach to the cryptocurrency market, says former congressman
2018 witnessed a significant uptick in the number of ICOs authorized by the U.S. SEC to sell securities to large-scale investors
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s top examination priorities this year include cryptocurrencies
The CEO and co-founder of crypto finance company Circle says more clarity over crypto and securities laws will help unlock market activity
U.S. congressman Darren Soto has argued that applying federal securities laws to cryptocurrencies “can be very intense and hurt the market unless it is truly a security”
Bitwise Asset Management is the latest American financial firm to seek regulatory permission for launching a bitcoin ETF. The company thinks it should succeed in getting the SEC’s approval, which all other applicants have failed to do so far, by utilizing a new model for the instrument. Also Read: UK Crypto Ventures Raised Over $255 […]
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The U.S. SEC has received an application for a physically held Bitcoin ETF from crypto index fund provider Bitwise
For years, bitcoin exchange traded funds (ETFs) have been struggling to get off the ground and receive approval from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Passive fund providers are now arguing there is sufficient market liquidity for a bitcoin ETF to be launched in 2019. Also read: SEC Wants Second Look at Nine Bitcoin ETFs […]
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