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SEC Commissioner Peirce: The U.S. Should Learn from Bermuda About Crypto Regulation

One of the present commissioners of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) made the conjecture that the U.S. should learn from other countries regarding cryptocurrency regulation during a convergence forum held by Singapore University of Social Sciences.Commissioner Hester Peirce, in some circles known as the ‘Crypto Mom,’ explained that

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SEC Commissioner Advocates for Regulators to Take a Dynamic Approach to Crypto Markets

As a deluge of regulatory measures looms on the horizon of the nascent crypto markets, many analysts and investors alike have been quick to plead with regulators to not regulate the markets with the stroke of a broad brush, and to rather take a case-by-case approach.Now, one pro-crypto SEC Commissioner

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SEC Must Decide About VanEck Bitcoin ETF the Same Day Pro-Crypto Commissioner Hester Peirce Will Speak About This Subject… Good News Ahead?

Everybody in the crypto-verse is focused on expectations and speculation. Which currency will rise, which will fall, which company will adopt blockchain technologies… and which will be the first Bitcoin ETF approved by the SEC. Commissioner Hester M. Peirce (source SEC) Although all previous attempts have failed, there is a light at

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SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce Concerned Crypto Industry Hindered by Regulatory Delays

United States regulator and so-called “crypto mom” Hester Peirce gave remarks in which she expressed fears that the cryptocurrency industry has been hindered by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) dragging its heels. Peirce spoke at the Securities Enforcement Forum in East Palo Alto, California on May 9.In her

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Russian Human Rights Commissioner Seeks UN Help to Extradite Alexander Vinnik

Russia’s Commissioner for Human Rights has asked the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights to help extradite the former operator of now-defunct crypto exchange BTC-e, Alexander Vinnik, from Greece to Russia. The news was reported by Russian news outlet TASS on March 5.At a meeting between commissioners Tatyana

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CFTC Commissioner Brian Quintenz Suggests Creation of Crypto Self-Regulatory Organization

United States Commodity and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner Brian Quintenz has suggested that participants in the cryptocurrency industry should create a self-regulatory structure. Quintenz made his remarks during a Bipartisan Policy Center panel held on Feb. 12.More precisely, Quintenz said that because of the CFTC’s lack of crypto statutory

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SEC Commissioner Downplays Bitcoin ETF Chances in 2019 Citing ‘Arcane’ SEC Rules

Photo: PixabayIf you have been eagerly waiting for the arrival of Bitcoin ETF, maybe it’s time to lower your expectations further! On Tuesday, February 12, SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce said that she has lowered expectations for an ETF arrival. Commissioner Pierce doesn’t hesitate to note the ‘arcane rules’ of

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