Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler, who's leading Joe Biden's financial oversight
team, may be tapped as Deputy Treasury Secretary.
Coinbase plans to suspend all margin trading contracts effective tomorrow, and
will end the service entirely by next month.
Janet Yellen wasn’t a fan of bitcoin when she ran the Fed. Her views as
Treasury Secretary may shape crypto regulation over the next four years.
The smart contract required for triggering Ethereum 2.0 has enough funds to
begin activation of its most ambitious upgrade yet.
For the second year in a row, the IRS is telling crypto investors they under-
reported crypto gains. But there may false alarms again.
Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen will be tapped to run the Treasury Department,
where she will oversee federal agencies that impact crypto.
The U.S. government is sending USDC payments to Venezuela using Circle and
Airtm to bypass Nicolas Maduro, the nation's dictator.
The SEC has granted permission to digital avatar firm IMVU to sell its
Ethereum-based VCOIN digital currency, though with some restrictions.
Solidus Labs believes its new surveillance tool can help regulators maintain
confidence in crypto markets, potentially leading to the approval of a bitcoin
Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated Acting Comptroller Brian
Brooks to take on a more permanent role leading the bank regulator.
The SEC’s recent statement about qualified custodians shows the federal agency
is still puzzling out important questions for the crypto space.
New regulations take time to allow for public feedback, SEC Commissioner
Hester Peirce said at CoinDesk's Bitcoin for Advisors conference.