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SEC Cryptocurrency Approach ‘Measured,’ Chairman Clayton Tells Senate

United States regulators believe they have adopted a “measured yet proactive approach” to cryptocurrency regulation which aids both retail and institutional investors.That was the formal view of Jay Clayton, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), who updated lawmakers on official policy on Dec. 10.Clayton: SEC fosters

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Ex-Federal Reserve Chairman Greenspan: ‘No Point’ Issuing Central Bank Digital Currency

The former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan said at a conference that it is pointless for central banks to issue their own digital currencies.Presenting his views, Greenspan said that national (fiat) currencies are backed up by sovereign credit and therefore are far superior to digital assets proposed by tech giants

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State Bank of India’s Chairman: We Need Cryptocurrency Regulation

The State Bank of India has announced the need to regulate the country’s cryptocurrency market. Rajnish Kumar, State Bank of India’s chairman claims that crypto regulation will help tackle the illegal use of cryptocurrency in the country.The government of India affirmed the progress of a new legislation earlier this year

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2019 May Be the Year of Regulatory Response to Crypto: Ex-CFTC Chairman

Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) chairman Christopher Giancarlo, who had parted ways with the regulator this summer, has stated that he expects 2019 to be the year when regulators may start considering some response to cryptocurrencies.Giancarlo voiced his opinion during an interview with industry news outlet The Block

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CFTC Chairman Confirms That Just Like Bitcoin, Ethereum Is a Commodity

The CFTC chairman confirmed that Ethereum qualifies to be a commodity and all the forked assets like the Ethereum Classic shall be subjected to similar regulatory considerations.According to the latest report from Yahoo Finance, the chairman of the United States Commodities and Futures Trading Commission called Ethereum (ETH) a commodity.Speaking

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