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Jun 23 2022

Breaking: Binance Refuses to Bailout Failed Crypto Projects

After cryptocurrency exchange FTX extended a helping hand to troubled crypto lender BlockFi and Voyager, there have been rumors that Binance might announce some bailouts too considering its healthy cash reserves. However, Binance has finally broken the silence and clarified the entire thing. The company said that it is in no mood to support "bad"...

May 14 2022

Crypto-friendly SEC Commissioner Hints At Stablecoin Regulation After Terra Collapse

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), commissioner Hester Peirce, popularly known as "crypto mom," signaled that SEC could develop stricter rules around crypto stablecoins soon due to the Terra's UST crash incident. According to Reuter's...

Feb 01 2022

Crypto Mom Hester Pierce Warns SEC’s New Proposal Poses Serious Threats To DeFi

Feb 01 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto defi hester peirce sec uncategorized

Despite not mentioning cryptocurrencies, a new proposal made by the US Securities and Exchange Commission to amend the definition of "exchange" is raising concern in the crypto space. Hester Pierce, one of the five SEC commissioners, has warned that the proposal holds potential threats to decentralized finance (DeFi) platforms. The threat, as she points out, The post Crypto Mom Hester Pierce Warns SEC’s...

DeFi Protocols May Be In Danger Warns Crypto Mom Hester Pierce

Feb 01 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news crypto defi hester peirce news

Despite not mentioning cryptocurrencies, a new proposal made by the US Securities and Exchange Commission to amend the definition of "exchange" is raising concern in the crypto space. Hester Pierce, one of the five SEC commissioners, has warned that the proposal holds potential threats to decentralized finance (DeFi) platforms. The threat, as she points out, The post DeFi Protocols May Be In Danger...

Jan 28 2022

Dec 30 2021

SEC Commissioner: The U.S. Doesn't Need A New Bitcoin Regulator

Hester Peirce also said she doesn’t understand why a bitcoin spot ETF hasn’t yet been approved, adding the reasoning to deny is outdated.Having an exclusive regulator oversee cryptocurrency developments in the U.S. might not be the best strategy, according to Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner Hester Peirce. She told...

Oct 27 2021

FDIC Chair confirms efforts toward Crypto involvement in the US banking system

Oct 27 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

Jelena McWilliams, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Chair, confirmed in an interview with Reuters earlier this week, that the U.S. bank regulators are carving out a framework to facilitate holding crypto assets in bank accounts, to further regulate the fast-developing asset class. She noted that authorities are making space for crypto while simultaneously “mitigating The post FDIC Chair confirms efforts toward Crypto...

Oct 21 2021

Commissioner Peirce suggests SEC to work with crypto businesses to build a “reasonable framework”

Oct 21 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

Commissioner Hester Peirce, aka “crypto mom” strikes back at the SEC for not working with crypto businesses in carving out a reasonable framework for the securities laws. Peirce spoke remotely at the Wall Street Journal’s Tech Live conference on Wednesday and continued to criticize SEC Chief, Gary Gensler on his anti-crypto stance. Furthermore, Peirce suggested The post Commissioner Peirce suggests SEC to work...

Oct 06 2021

Jul 14 2021

SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce Says “She is Working on Crypto Clarity”

Jul 14 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a letter addressing the closure of U.K.-based Coinschedule, a platform that promoted the launch of over 2,500 digital tokens. Two commissioners that drafted the letter, Hester M. Peirce (also known as Crypto Mom) and Elad L. Roisman, called on the SEC to offer more regulatory clarity on which The post SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce Says "She...

Mar 29 2021

SEC “Overdue on Approving” a Bitcoin ETF Product: Crypto Mom Hester Peirce

Mar 29 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin etf bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd

Hester Peirce, one of the commissioners of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), known in the cryptospace as crypto mom has weighed in on the prospects of the commission...

Feb 23 2021

After Bitcoin, SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce Backs DeFi

Feb 23 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  defi hester peirce people sec

Hester Peirce, a commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), recognized that DeFi is "a rapidly growing corner of the crypto world with significant money." She added that the SEC needs to provide "legal clarity and the freedom to experiment." Bitcoin, GameStop, and Now DeFi Peirce...

Feb 15 2021

SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce Calls For Urgent Regulatory Clearence as Institutions Rush to Adopt Bitcoin

Feb 15 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai

Hester Pierce, the SEC commissioner also popularly known as "crypto mom" has called for an urgent crypto regulatory clearance from the administration as institutions such as Tesla Inc added Bitcoin to their treasury with a $1.5 billion purchase while one of the oldest custody banks BNY Melon has decided to offer crypto custody services amid The post SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce Calls For...

Feb 11 2021

SEC Commissioner Peirce Says Market Is Ready for a Bitcoin ETP

Feb 11 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  etp hester peirce markets news people

Peirce also pushed back against an emerging government narrative that cryptocurrency is a dangerous rail for terrorist financing.

Jan 08 2021

“SEC Can do Better on Clarity” Says SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce on Ripple Lawsuit

In a recent interview SEC commissioner aka Crypto Mom Hester Pierce gave her response to recent $1.3 Billion Lawsuit against Ripple and said SEC can do better as enforcement should not be the only way to provide guidance. It should be noted that the hearing for the lawsuit is due in virtual court on Feb. The post "SEC Can do Better on Clarity"...

Dec 10 2020

SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce on a Bitcoin ETF, Custody Rules and What’s Next for the SEC

Dec 10 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin etf hester peirce people podcasts sec

The SEC commissioner explains why the SEC’s approach has been “too slow and too ambiguous” and why she’s optimistic for 2021.

Nov 09 2020

SEC Commissioner Peirce Says Regulations Should Be Slow, Though Crypto Rules Could Be Faster

New regulations take time to allow for public feedback, SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce said at CoinDesk's Bitcoin for Advisors conference.

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