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Hackernoon
9 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto Giant Consensys Violated Securities Laws, SEC Claims | HackerNoon

Consensys allegedly violated federal securities laws by not registering as a broker, offering and selling certain securities, and operating as an unregistered broker of crypto asset securities through its MetaMask services. [ more ]
#cryptocurrency-regulation
Coindesk
1 month ago
Business

U.S. Sen. Wyden: House 'Right' to Pursue Crypto Bill, Late in Session for More Progress

Sen. Wyden supports the FIT21 bill and emphasizes the need for a regulatory framework in the crypto industry. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

President Joe Biden Will Veto Legislation Allowing Financial Firms to Custody Bitcoin: White House

The Executive Office of President Biden opposes legislation allowing financial firms to act as cryptocurrencies custodians, protecting SEC's work and investors. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

What Happens if the SEC Classifies ETH a Security? (Wrong Answers Only)

Ethereum's ether (ETH) token may be reclassified as a security by the SEC.
Subpoenaing crypto companies like the Ethereum Foundation is common in the industry. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Coinbase Accuses U.S. SEC of Breaking the Law in Rejecting Crypto Rulemaking

Coinbase accuses SEC of arbitrary behavior in refusing to clarify crypto regulation rules.
SEC faces legal action over lack of specificity in regulating crypto assets. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Business

U.S. Sen. Wyden: House 'Right' to Pursue Crypto Bill, Late in Session for More Progress

Sen. Wyden supports the FIT21 bill and emphasizes the need for a regulatory framework in the crypto industry. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

President Joe Biden Will Veto Legislation Allowing Financial Firms to Custody Bitcoin: White House

The Executive Office of President Biden opposes legislation allowing financial firms to act as cryptocurrencies custodians, protecting SEC's work and investors. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

What Happens if the SEC Classifies ETH a Security? (Wrong Answers Only)

Ethereum's ether (ETH) token may be reclassified as a security by the SEC.
Subpoenaing crypto companies like the Ethereum Foundation is common in the industry. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Coinbase Accuses U.S. SEC of Breaking the Law in Rejecting Crypto Rulemaking

Coinbase accuses SEC of arbitrary behavior in refusing to clarify crypto regulation rules.
SEC faces legal action over lack of specificity in regulating crypto assets. [ more ]
morecryptocurrency-regulation
#ethereum
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto Is a Core American Issue: Consensys' Joe Lubin Says

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin is suing the SEC for regulatory clarity and to protect open-source developers in the crypto space. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

The Protocol: Behind the Scenes as Big-Tent Consensus Goes Up

Ethereum ETF filings approved by SEC after speculation of denials. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin prices fall - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Bitcoin dropped 2% due to Mt. Gox's wallet movement, SEC approved Ethereum ETFs, and Trump's campaign accepting crypto donations. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC approves Ethereum ETF on Nasdaq, NYSE, CBOE

Spot Ethereum ETFs approved by SEC, could trade later this year, a victory for cryptocurrency industry. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin, Ether in Stasis as SEC ETF Decision Looms, Nvidia Hits Record High

Bitcoin and Ether maintain gains ahead of SEC's decision on ETF.
Grayscale Ethereum Trust's discount suggests high probability of ETF approval. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin consolidates above $71,000 - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Bitcoin and Ethereum prices surged due to revised SEC ETF approval predictions, leading to liquidations and increased futures activities. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto Is a Core American Issue: Consensys' Joe Lubin Says

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin is suing the SEC for regulatory clarity and to protect open-source developers in the crypto space. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

The Protocol: Behind the Scenes as Big-Tent Consensus Goes Up

Ethereum ETF filings approved by SEC after speculation of denials. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin prices fall - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Bitcoin dropped 2% due to Mt. Gox's wallet movement, SEC approved Ethereum ETFs, and Trump's campaign accepting crypto donations. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC approves Ethereum ETF on Nasdaq, NYSE, CBOE

Spot Ethereum ETFs approved by SEC, could trade later this year, a victory for cryptocurrency industry. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin, Ether in Stasis as SEC ETF Decision Looms, Nvidia Hits Record High

Bitcoin and Ether maintain gains ahead of SEC's decision on ETF.
Grayscale Ethereum Trust's discount suggests high probability of ETF approval. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin consolidates above $71,000 - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Bitcoin and Ethereum prices surged due to revised SEC ETF approval predictions, leading to liquidations and increased futures activities. [ more ]
moreethereum
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

The Unintended Consequences of FIT21's Crypto Market Structure Bill

FIT21 is a significant step for U.S. crypto regulation but introduces concerns about market structure and potential unintended consequences. [ more ]
#cryptocurrencies
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

3 Questions About the SEC's Abrupt ETH ETF Approval

SEC approved rule changes for ETFs holding ETH, surprising many.
Decisions regarding ETH ETFs show a shifting regulatory landscape for cryptocurrencies. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Senate Passes Bill to Overturn SEC Rule on Bitcoin And Crypto Custody, Biden Threatens Veto

Senate passed legislation to overturn SEC's SAB 121, enabling highly regulated financial firms to custody cryptocurrencies despite potential veto by President Biden. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto: Coinbase Files to list DOGE, LTC and BCH

Coinbase filed to list Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Dogecoin futures with the CFTC.
Coinbase chose CFTC for self-certification, avoiding SEC due to differing views on cryptocurrencies as securities. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

3 Questions About the SEC's Abrupt ETH ETF Approval

SEC approved rule changes for ETFs holding ETH, surprising many.
Decisions regarding ETH ETFs show a shifting regulatory landscape for cryptocurrencies. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Senate Passes Bill to Overturn SEC Rule on Bitcoin And Crypto Custody, Biden Threatens Veto

Senate passed legislation to overturn SEC's SAB 121, enabling highly regulated financial firms to custody cryptocurrencies despite potential veto by President Biden. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto: Coinbase Files to list DOGE, LTC and BCH

Coinbase filed to list Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Dogecoin futures with the CFTC.
Coinbase chose CFTC for self-certification, avoiding SEC due to differing views on cryptocurrencies as securities. [ more ]
morecryptocurrencies
#etf
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SOL, XPR Could Be Possible Candidates for ETFs, Standard Chartered Says

Standard Chartered predicts Solana and Ripple's XRP as potential future spot ETF contenders by 2025. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: BTC, ETH Consolidate Ahead of Ether ETF Decision

Bitcoin and Ether price consolidation ahead of SEC decisions on ETF applications. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Fidelity Drops Staking Plans in Updated Ether ETF Filing

Fidelity will not stake ether in its proposed spot ETF. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Business

Ether Jumps 10% to $3.4K After Bloomberg Ups Odds of Spot ETF Approval

The price of ETH surged over 10% due to increased optimism of SEC approving spot ETH ETFs. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

BlackRock's Fink Says an Ether ETF Is Possible Even if ETH Is a Security

An ether ETF might still be possible even if the SEC deems it a security, according to BlackRock CEO Larry Fink.
Fink expressed optimism about the potential for listing an ETF that holds Ethereum's ether, despite regulatory scrutiny. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin falls to move from ETF to cash

Bitcoin's price plummeted by almost 4% following the SEC's approval of the Bitcoin spot ETF.
Factors contributing to the price drop include profit-taking by investors, miners selling their Bitcoins, and outflows from Grayscale Investments. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SOL, XPR Could Be Possible Candidates for ETFs, Standard Chartered Says

Standard Chartered predicts Solana and Ripple's XRP as potential future spot ETF contenders by 2025. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: BTC, ETH Consolidate Ahead of Ether ETF Decision

Bitcoin and Ether price consolidation ahead of SEC decisions on ETF applications. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Fidelity Drops Staking Plans in Updated Ether ETF Filing

Fidelity will not stake ether in its proposed spot ETF. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Business

Ether Jumps 10% to $3.4K After Bloomberg Ups Odds of Spot ETF Approval

The price of ETH surged over 10% due to increased optimism of SEC approving spot ETH ETFs. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

BlackRock's Fink Says an Ether ETF Is Possible Even if ETH Is a Security

An ether ETF might still be possible even if the SEC deems it a security, according to BlackRock CEO Larry Fink.
Fink expressed optimism about the potential for listing an ETF that holds Ethereum's ether, despite regulatory scrutiny. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin falls to move from ETF to cash

Bitcoin's price plummeted by almost 4% following the SEC's approval of the Bitcoin spot ETF.
Factors contributing to the price drop include profit-taking by investors, miners selling their Bitcoins, and outflows from Grayscale Investments. [ more ]
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Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Crypto Extends Slide Despite SEC Ether ETF Filings Approval

Approval of spot ether ETFs by the SEC did not immediately impact crypto prices, but caused volatility and liquidations in leveraged positions. [ more ]
#regulation
New York Post
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Ether ETF gets surprise approval from regulators in 'exciting moment' for crypto industry

The SEC approved applications for ether-based ETFs, surprising the industry and potentially signaling a positive outlook for cryptocurrency ETFs in the US market. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC Approves Spot Ethereum ETFs

The SEC approved the first batch of spot Ethereum ETFs, potentially impacting financial markets. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC Chair strongly opposes crypto-friendly bill ahead of key vote

SEC Chair Gensler opposes FIT21 Act due to concerns about undermining regulation and oversight of investment contracts, especially in the crypto market. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Robinhood Would Likely Win Crypto Court Case With the SEC: KBW

Robinhood's likelihood of winning against SEC is higher compared to competitors due to strict listing standards. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC crypto crackdown continues with Robinhood as lawsuit looms

SEC may potentially sue Robinhood Markets over alleged securities violations in its crypto unit. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

The SEC's Shot Across the Bow on 'AI Washing'

SEC focusing on 'AI washing' by companies.
SEC taking action against firms falsely claiming to use AI technology. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

Ether ETF gets surprise approval from regulators in 'exciting moment' for crypto industry

The SEC approved applications for ether-based ETFs, surprising the industry and potentially signaling a positive outlook for cryptocurrency ETFs in the US market. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC Approves Spot Ethereum ETFs

The SEC approved the first batch of spot Ethereum ETFs, potentially impacting financial markets. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC Chair strongly opposes crypto-friendly bill ahead of key vote

SEC Chair Gensler opposes FIT21 Act due to concerns about undermining regulation and oversight of investment contracts, especially in the crypto market. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Robinhood Would Likely Win Crypto Court Case With the SEC: KBW

Robinhood's likelihood of winning against SEC is higher compared to competitors due to strict listing standards. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC crypto crackdown continues with Robinhood as lawsuit looms

SEC may potentially sue Robinhood Markets over alleged securities violations in its crypto unit. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

The SEC's Shot Across the Bow on 'AI Washing'

SEC focusing on 'AI washing' by companies.
SEC taking action against firms falsely claiming to use AI technology. [ more ]
moreregulation
#crypto-regulations
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

BlackRock, Grayscale, Bitwise File Updated 19B Forms in Rush for Ethereum ETF

ETF issuers like BlackRock, Grayscale, and Bitwise are removing staking provisions from their proposed spot ether ETFs to avoid regulatory hurdles. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Does the SAB 121 Vote Mean Anything for Future Crypto Legislation?

The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives voted to repeal the burdensome SEC accounting rule, SAB 121, reflecting a shift in crypto and banking industry opposition. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto for Advisors: Are ETH ETFs Coming?

Spot Ether ETF approval likely imminent despite recent market skepticism.
Main arguments for and against Spot Ether ETF approval being debated as May 23 SEC decision approaches. [ more ]
Coindesk
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

BlackRock, Grayscale, Bitwise File Updated 19B Forms in Rush for Ethereum ETF

ETF issuers like BlackRock, Grayscale, and Bitwise are removing staking provisions from their proposed spot ether ETFs to avoid regulatory hurdles. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Does the SAB 121 Vote Mean Anything for Future Crypto Legislation?

The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives voted to repeal the burdensome SEC accounting rule, SAB 121, reflecting a shift in crypto and banking industry opposition. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto for Advisors: Are ETH ETFs Coming?

Spot Ether ETF approval likely imminent despite recent market skepticism.
Main arguments for and against Spot Ether ETF approval being debated as May 23 SEC decision approaches. [ more ]
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Theregister
1 month ago
Information security

Confused by the SEC's breach reporting rules? Read this

Public companies must disclose material cybersecurity incidents under Item 1.05 of Form 8-K, clarifying SEC guidelines. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Privacy professionals

New SEC requirements give institutions 30 days to disclose security incidents

SEC mandates disclosure of security breaches by financial institutions within 30 days to protect customer data. [ more ]
State of the Planet
2 months ago
Business

The Impact of Stalling the SEC Climate Disclosure Rule

Stalling the SEC's Climate Disclosure Rule impacts America's role in global regulation. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Robinhood Wells Notice Shouldn't Deter Eventual Approval of an Ether Spot ETF: JPMorgan

The SEC's legal actions against crypto exchanges are perceived as a way to influence policy makers and legislators. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

House Poised to Vote on Erasing SEC Crypto Policy While President Biden Vows Veto

A House resolution aims to eliminate SEC's crypto custody policy, facing potential presidential veto. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Business

The Crypto Lawsuit State of Play

Crypto companies are engaging in preemptive litigation against the SEC to address regulatory concerns. [ more ]
#cryptocurrency
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Business

SEC could sue Robinhood as security violation investigation continues

SEC investigating Robinhood Markets for potential securities violations related to its cryptocurrency operations. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Slips to $63K as Crypto Market Faces More U.S. Regulatory Pressure

BTC down 1.5%, Solana (SOL) and XRP up. Robinhood warned by SEC. BTC target of $92,000. Crypto rally paused.
Renewed bitcoin call options for higher prices. Speculations about Chinese investors accessing Hong Kong-listed bitcoin and ether ETFs. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Robinhood warns feds could penalize firm over crypto tokens traded on platform

Robinhood received an enforcement notice from the SEC regarding crypto tokens, engaging in a debate over whether these assets are securities. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

House Republicans Demand SEC Explain What's Up With Crypto Platform Prometheum

House Republicans demand SEC answers on ETH security classification
Prometheum Inc. faces scrutiny over ETH custody operation [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin briefly tops $70K as crypto mania sparks another record high

Bitcoin hit a record high above $70,000 boosted by investor demand and expectations of falling global interest rates.
Bitcoin's rally is supported by billions flowing into ETFs, upgrade to ethereum, and upcoming events, but volatility remains a defining feature. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Business

The Catch-22 of U.S. Crypto Regulation

Crypto regulation is a Catch-22 with contradictory rules and requirements.
Registering with the SEC for crypto compliance is not as straightforward as portrayed. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Business

SEC could sue Robinhood as security violation investigation continues

SEC investigating Robinhood Markets for potential securities violations related to its cryptocurrency operations. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Slips to $63K as Crypto Market Faces More U.S. Regulatory Pressure

BTC down 1.5%, Solana (SOL) and XRP up. Robinhood warned by SEC. BTC target of $92,000. Crypto rally paused.
Renewed bitcoin call options for higher prices. Speculations about Chinese investors accessing Hong Kong-listed bitcoin and ether ETFs. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Robinhood warns feds could penalize firm over crypto tokens traded on platform

Robinhood received an enforcement notice from the SEC regarding crypto tokens, engaging in a debate over whether these assets are securities. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

House Republicans Demand SEC Explain What's Up With Crypto Platform Prometheum

House Republicans demand SEC answers on ETH security classification
Prometheum Inc. faces scrutiny over ETH custody operation [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin briefly tops $70K as crypto mania sparks another record high

Bitcoin hit a record high above $70,000 boosted by investor demand and expectations of falling global interest rates.
Bitcoin's rally is supported by billions flowing into ETFs, upgrade to ethereum, and upcoming events, but volatility remains a defining feature. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Business

The Catch-22 of U.S. Crypto Regulation

Crypto regulation is a Catch-22 with contradictory rules and requirements.
Registering with the SEC for crypto compliance is not as straightforward as portrayed. [ more ]
morecryptocurrency
New York Post
2 months ago
Cars

Supreme Court turns away Elon Musk's appeal to toss SEC settlement over Tesla tweets

The US Supreme Court declined to hear Elon Musk's appeal regarding a securities fraud settlement, upholding restrictions on his public statements about Tesla. [ more ]
#bitcoin
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Drops Below $64K, Ether Falls

Bitcoin drops 4%, Ether and CoinDesk 20 Index lose 6% due to SEC discouragement of spot ether ETFs applications. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Uniswap's Token Slides on SEC Lawsuit

Uniswap received a Wells notice from the SEC, leading to a drop in UNI token price.
Bitcoin halving event expected to lead to increased bets on related networks with potential for a bull market. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: What Comes After BTC's Flirt With Record High

Bitcoin reached a record high of over $69,000 before dipping, causing market-wide sell-offs and liquidations.
The SEC's Temporary Restraining Order against Binance.US resulted in significant asset outflows, revenue losses, and mass layoffs at the company. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

As spot bitcoin ETF volumes continue to rise, Bitwise Asset Management predicts a high ceiling for growth | TechCrunch

The price of bitcoin has reached $50,000 following the approval of spot bitcoin ETFs by the SEC.
The assets under management of these ETFs total around $28.35 billion, with Grayscale Bitcoin Trust being the largest at $20.27 billion. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Could Drop in the Short Term

Bitcoin traders expect the cryptocurrency to fall more in the coming weeks due to low volatility and a preference for buyers.
A New York judge has ordered Ripple Labs to produce financial statements and information on the institutional sale of XRP tokens at the request of the SEC. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

South Korean Regulator to Discuss Spot Bitcoin ETF With U.S. SEC: Report

South Korea's Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) plans to maintain talks with the SEC and focus on spot bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
The FSS and SEC are looking to strengthen cooperation and address virtual asset issues. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Drops Below $64K, Ether Falls

Bitcoin drops 4%, Ether and CoinDesk 20 Index lose 6% due to SEC discouragement of spot ether ETFs applications. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Uniswap's Token Slides on SEC Lawsuit

Uniswap received a Wells notice from the SEC, leading to a drop in UNI token price.
Bitcoin halving event expected to lead to increased bets on related networks with potential for a bull market. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: What Comes After BTC's Flirt With Record High

Bitcoin reached a record high of over $69,000 before dipping, causing market-wide sell-offs and liquidations.
The SEC's Temporary Restraining Order against Binance.US resulted in significant asset outflows, revenue losses, and mass layoffs at the company. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

As spot bitcoin ETF volumes continue to rise, Bitwise Asset Management predicts a high ceiling for growth | TechCrunch

The price of bitcoin has reached $50,000 following the approval of spot bitcoin ETFs by the SEC.
The assets under management of these ETFs total around $28.35 billion, with Grayscale Bitcoin Trust being the largest at $20.27 billion. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Could Drop in the Short Term

Bitcoin traders expect the cryptocurrency to fall more in the coming weeks due to low volatility and a preference for buyers.
A New York judge has ordered Ripple Labs to produce financial statements and information on the institutional sale of XRP tokens at the request of the SEC. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

South Korean Regulator to Discuss Spot Bitcoin ETF With U.S. SEC: Report

South Korea's Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) plans to maintain talks with the SEC and focus on spot bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
The FSS and SEC are looking to strengthen cooperation and address virtual asset issues. [ more ]
morebitcoin
#bitcoin-etfs
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

BlackRock's Bitcoin ETF sees first day without inflows

BlackRock's iShares Bitcoin Trust (IBIT) experienced its first day without inflows since the US Bitcoin ETFs were introduced in January. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Grayscale CEO Says Bitcoin ETF Outflows Are Reaching Equilibrium: Reuters

Approval of spot bitcoin ETFs in January led to significant outflows from GBTC shares.
GBTC has seen a notable decrease in daily outflows after hitting a peak of $600 million in March. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto for Advisors: Impact of the Spot Bitcoin ETFs for Portfolios

The approval of the first spot bitcoin ETFs in the US has led to increased interest and speculation on the implications for the broader asset class.
Bitcoin's price resurgence in 2023 was largely influenced by the anticipation and eventual approval of spot bitcoin ETFs by the SEC. [ more ]
The American Conservative
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Is Bitcoin 'America First'?

The SEC has approved Bitcoin ETFs, allowing traditional investors to gain exposure to the cryptocurrency.
Establishment conservatives are excited about the potential for Bitcoin to protect savings and preserve self-sufficiency. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

BlackRock's Bitcoin ETF sees first day without inflows

BlackRock's iShares Bitcoin Trust (IBIT) experienced its first day without inflows since the US Bitcoin ETFs were introduced in January. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Grayscale CEO Says Bitcoin ETF Outflows Are Reaching Equilibrium: Reuters

Approval of spot bitcoin ETFs in January led to significant outflows from GBTC shares.
GBTC has seen a notable decrease in daily outflows after hitting a peak of $600 million in March. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Crypto for Advisors: Impact of the Spot Bitcoin ETFs for Portfolios

The approval of the first spot bitcoin ETFs in the US has led to increased interest and speculation on the implications for the broader asset class.
Bitcoin's price resurgence in 2023 was largely influenced by the anticipation and eventual approval of spot bitcoin ETFs by the SEC. [ more ]
The American Conservative
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Is Bitcoin 'America First'?

The SEC has approved Bitcoin ETFs, allowing traditional investors to gain exposure to the cryptocurrency.
Establishment conservatives are excited about the potential for Bitcoin to protect savings and preserve self-sufficiency. [ more ]
morebitcoin-etfs
#market-manipulation
Entrepreneur
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

U.S court finds Terraform Labs guilty of defrauding crypto investors | Entrepreneur

Terraform Labs and co-founder found liable for defrauding crypto investors after a two-year saga.
SEC's Division of Enforcement pleased with jury verdict holding Terraform Labs and Do Kwon accountable for crypto fraud. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Coinbase pitched Grayscale's ETH ETF to the SEC, filings show

Coinbase met with SEC to discuss Grayscale's Ethereum ETF proposal
Coinbase emphasized surveillance agreements to prevent market manipulation [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

ETH ETFs Are Inevitable - But When?

The SEC is expected to reject an ETH-based ETF by May
Approval for an ETH ETF is more complex than with bitcoin ETFs [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Spot Ether ETF Applications Decisions Delayed by SEC

The U.S. SEC has delayed the applications of Grayscale Investments and BlackRock to convert their Ethereum trust products into ETFs.
The SEC has traditionally been opposed to spot crypto ETFs, and it is unclear whether the applications have progressed to the stage of addressing questions from the regulator. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
3 months ago
Cryptocurrency

U.S court finds Terraform Labs guilty of defrauding crypto investors | Entrepreneur

Terraform Labs and co-founder found liable for defrauding crypto investors after a two-year saga.
SEC's Division of Enforcement pleased with jury verdict holding Terraform Labs and Do Kwon accountable for crypto fraud. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Coinbase pitched Grayscale's ETH ETF to the SEC, filings show

Coinbase met with SEC to discuss Grayscale's Ethereum ETF proposal
Coinbase emphasized surveillance agreements to prevent market manipulation [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

ETH ETFs Are Inevitable - But When?

The SEC is expected to reject an ETH-based ETF by May
Approval for an ETH ETF is more complex than with bitcoin ETFs [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Spot Ether ETF Applications Decisions Delayed by SEC

The U.S. SEC has delayed the applications of Grayscale Investments and BlackRock to convert their Ethereum trust products into ETFs.
The SEC has traditionally been opposed to spot crypto ETFs, and it is unclear whether the applications have progressed to the stage of addressing questions from the regulator. [ more ]
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www.mercurynews.com
3 months ago
Data science

On college football: New CFP revenue model puts Big 12 on equal footing with ACC (when they are, in fact, very different)

The new College Football Playoff revenue model heavily favors the Big Ten and SEC over the Big 12 and ACC.
The revenue distribution disparity is a significant indicator of the changing power dynamics in college football. [ more ]
The Economic Times
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

US SEC fines two investment advisers over AI claims

Regulators are increasingly scrutinizing AI-related statements made by companies
Two investment advisers settled with the SEC over false AI claims by paying fines [ more ]
#bitcoin-etf
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC Orders First Trust-SkyBridge to Declare its Bitcoin ETF Application Abandoned

First Trust and SkyBridge abandon bitcoin ETF application after initial rejection in January 2022.
BlackRock's successful bitcoin ETF approval might have influenced First Trust and SkyBridge's decision not to reapply. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC delays decision on Bitcoin trading options for ETFs

SEC delays decision on Bitcoin ETF options
Options on ETFs provide leverage for directional bets on the market [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin ETF: A Decade Of Struggle For Legitimacy

The SEC approved 11 Bitcoin spot ETFs, leading to a surge of global investors and marking the crossover between traditional finance and digital assets.
The approval of the Bitcoin ETF is a milestone for the crypto industry, but some early crypto investors still have reservations. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Global X Pulls Out of Spot Bitcoin ETF Application

Global X has withdrawn its application for a spot bitcoin ETF on Cboe BZX Exchange.
BlackRock's iShares Bitcoin Trust and Fidelity's Wise Origin Bitcoin Fund are leading the race in terms of total flows for ETFs. [ more ]
Coindesk
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC Orders First Trust-SkyBridge to Declare its Bitcoin ETF Application Abandoned

First Trust and SkyBridge abandon bitcoin ETF application after initial rejection in January 2022.
BlackRock's successful bitcoin ETF approval might have influenced First Trust and SkyBridge's decision not to reapply. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Cryptocurrency

SEC delays decision on Bitcoin trading options for ETFs

SEC delays decision on Bitcoin ETF options
Options on ETFs provide leverage for directional bets on the market [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin ETF: A Decade Of Struggle For Legitimacy

The SEC approved 11 Bitcoin spot ETFs, leading to a surge of global investors and marking the crossover between traditional finance and digital assets.
The approval of the Bitcoin ETF is a milestone for the crypto industry, but some early crypto investors still have reservations. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Global X Pulls Out of Spot Bitcoin ETF Application

Global X has withdrawn its application for a spot bitcoin ETF on Cboe BZX Exchange.
BlackRock's iShares Bitcoin Trust and Fidelity's Wise Origin Bitcoin Fund are leading the race in terms of total flows for ETFs. [ more ]
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#lawsuits
Dealbreaker
4 months ago
Law

Gary Gensler Caves On Climate

SEC Chairman welcome legal challenges on climate disclosure rules
The approved climate disclosure rule is weaker than the earlier draft, excluding Scope 3 emissions reporting. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
Tech industry

Is Cryptocurrency Like Stocks and Bonds? Courts Move Closer to an Answer.

The legal battles between the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and crypto companies could determine the future of the multitrillion-dollar crypto industry in the US.
The outcome of the lawsuits against crypto exchanges Coinbase and Binance will be key in defining the regulatory framework for digital currencies in the US. [ more ]
Dealbreaker
4 months ago
Law

Gary Gensler Caves On Climate

SEC Chairman welcome legal challenges on climate disclosure rules
The approved climate disclosure rule is weaker than the earlier draft, excluding Scope 3 emissions reporting. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
Tech industry

Is Cryptocurrency Like Stocks and Bonds? Courts Move Closer to an Answer.

The legal battles between the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and crypto companies could determine the future of the multitrillion-dollar crypto industry in the US.
The outcome of the lawsuits against crypto exchanges Coinbase and Binance will be key in defining the regulatory framework for digital currencies in the US. [ more ]
morelawsuits
#insider-trading
Above the Law
4 months ago
Law

Finance Docket: Is Everything Insider Trading?

Insider trading definition has evolved over time.
Authorities have broadened the scope of what constitutes insider trading. [ more ]
Dealbreaker
5 months ago
Law

Material Non-Public Information About One Company Is Material Non-Public Information About All Companies

Insider trading is illegal despite lack of a specific law against it
SEC is pushing the boundaries in defining insider trading by arguing for 'shadow insider trading' [ more ]
Above the Law
4 months ago
Law

Finance Docket: Is Everything Insider Trading?

Insider trading definition has evolved over time.
Authorities have broadened the scope of what constitutes insider trading. [ more ]
Dealbreaker
5 months ago
Law

Material Non-Public Information About One Company Is Material Non-Public Information About All Companies

Insider trading is illegal despite lack of a specific law against it
SEC is pushing the boundaries in defining insider trading by arguing for 'shadow insider trading' [ more ]
moreinsider-trading
www.npr.org
4 months ago
Environment

Corporate America has new climate rules to follow, but will they cut global warming?

SEC issued rules for companies to report climate pollution and management strategies.
Reporting climate risks aids investors in decision-making, but impact on reducing emissions remains uncertain. [ more ]
The Verge
4 months ago
Environment

SEC says companies must disclose their greenhouse gas emissions - but not all of them

New SEC rules mandate greenhouse gas emissions disclosure.
The finalized rules are weaker than the initial proposal, omitting supply chain and product emissions. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Environment

S.E.C. to Approve New Climate Rules Far Weaker Than Originally Proposed

New SEC rules on climate risk disclosure are expected, with fewer demands than the original proposal.
Biggest companies need to report emissions they consider material to their bottom lines, smaller businesses exempt. [ more ]
Theregister
5 months ago
Privacy professionals

Senator: Data broker tracked visits to Planned Parenthood

Pro-life group targeted Planned Parenthood visitors with anti-abortion ads using location data from Near Intelligence.
US Senator Ron Wyden is urging the FTC and SEC to investigate Near and ensure the prompt destruction of all location data it holds on Americans. [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Franklin Templeton Joins Ethereum ETF Race

Franklin Templeton has applied for an Ethereum ETF with the SEC.
Other asset managers such as BlackRock and Fidelity have also submitted ETF applications recently. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Farcaster hype grows, Bluesky opens to the public and SEC's Hester Peirce is open to new token proposals | TechCrunch

Decentralized social network Farcaster is using Web 2.0 techniques to achieve mass adoption
SEC's Hester Peirce still plans to push for a token 'safe harbor' plan [ more ]
Coindesk
5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

U.S. SEC Clears 'Dealer' Rule Expansion That Could Rope in DeFi

The SEC has expanded its definition of a dealer, which now includes those dealing in crypto securities.
The new rule could have serious consequences for the digital assets industry and decentralized finance (DeFi). [ more ]
#cybersecurity
Theregister
5 months ago
Privacy professionals

Biden veto waiting for bill to kill SEC breach report rule

The Biden administration strongly opposes undoing the SEC's data breach reporting rule.
The lack of transparency about cyber incidents is fueling increasing cyberattacks and greater transparency will incentivize corporate executives to invest in cybersecurity. [ more ]
CyberScoop
5 months ago
Privacy professionals

A tangled mess: Government rules for social media security lack clarity

The SEC's social media account was hacked, leading to a false announcement about a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).
The incident raises concerns about the lack of cybersecurity measures on government social media accounts. [ more ]
Theregister
5 months ago
Privacy professionals

Biden veto waiting for bill to kill SEC breach report rule

The Biden administration strongly opposes undoing the SEC's data breach reporting rule.
The lack of transparency about cyber incidents is fueling increasing cyberattacks and greater transparency will incentivize corporate executives to invest in cybersecurity. [ more ]
CyberScoop
5 months ago
Privacy professionals

A tangled mess: Government rules for social media security lack clarity

The SEC's social media account was hacked, leading to a false announcement about a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).
The incident raises concerns about the lack of cybersecurity measures on government social media accounts. [ more ]
morecybersecurity
The New Yorker
5 months ago
Business

The Rural Ski Slope Caught Up in an International Scam

A federal program intended for remote parts of the country was plagued by fraud.
The Jay Peak ski resort manager and his business partner were accused of committing fraud. [ more ]
Createsend
5 months ago
Business

The Morning Ledger: SEC Wants Some Banks to Disclose More on Commercial Real-Estate Exposure

The Securities and Exchange Commission is questioning community and regional banks about their exposure to commercial real estate, as potential losses on the loans could lead to further cut lending.
Banks are facing scrutiny around the effects of the commercial real estate credit crunch, which threatens the financial system. [ more ]
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