Tag: janet yellen

Apr 13 2021

Feb 24 2021

Janet Yellen Sounds Like She’s Scared Of Bitcoin

In recent comments made to CNBC, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen demonstrated misunderstanding, and perhaps fear, of Bitcoin. The post Janet Yellen Sounds Like She’s Scared Of Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Janet Yellen Sounds Like She’s Scared Of Bitcoin

Feb 24 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business janet yellen u.s. treasury

In recent comments made to CNBC, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen demonstrated misunderstanding, and perhaps fear, of Bitcoin....

Feb 11 2021

Cryptocurrencies Have Been Used in Money Laundering, Says Janet Yellen

The US Treasury Secretary mentioned that the use of digital assets in terrorism financing is a growing problem.

Crypto Use in Terrorism ‘a Growing Problem,’ Yellen Says

"I see the promise of these new technologies, but I also see the reality: cryptocurrencies have been used to launder the profits of online drug traffickers; they’ve been a tool to finance terrorism," Yellen said.

Feb 10 2021

Balancing Calls For Bitcoin Regulation While Preserving Satoshi’s Dream

A lot of people automatically dismiss e-currency as a lost cost because of all the companies that failed since the 1990s. I hope it’s obvious it was only the centrally controlled nature of those systems that doomed them. I think this is the first time we’re trying a decentralized, non-trust-based system.Satoshi Nakamoto...

Feb 03 2021

U.S. Treasury Secretary Calls Top Financial Regulators Meeting to Discuss Recent Market Volatility

Feb 03 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

Janet Yellen, US Treasury Secretary has called for a meeting of top financial regulators to discuss the recent market volatility owing to a massive price surge in GameStop(GME), AMC, and Silver courtesy of social media frenzy especially Reddit. Yellen would reportedly talk to the head of the SEC, CFTC, and the Federal Reserve, as per The post U.S. Treasury Secretary Calls Top Financial...

Feb 02 2021

State of Crypto: How Will the Government React to GameStop?

Also: Ripple filed its response to the SEC and a FinCEN official discusses the controversial counterparty rule in public for the first time.

Jan 26 2021

Bitcoin Falls as Miners Sell, Institutions Watch Yellen

Some institutions have paused their buying, at least for the moment.

Jan 25 2021

Senate Confirms Janet Yellen as US Treasury Secretary

Jan 25 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  cftc janet yellen news occ policy & regulation

Yellen succeeds Steven Mnuchin in running the U.S. government’s treasury. Here’s what she will oversee in the crypto world.

Jan 22 2021

Janet Yellen Changes Tone on Cryptocurrency Assets

Joe Biden’s Treasury Secretary nominee said that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies offer potential benefits.

Jan 21 2021

Janet Yellen Offers US Senate a More Nuanced Take on Crypto

“I think we need to look closely at how to encourage their use for legitimate activities while curtailing their use for malign and illegal activities,” Janet Yellen wrote.

Bitcoin Slumps to $31K on Sell-Off in US and Europe

Uncertainty is leading many to take short-term profit, according to the "Coinbase Premium" indicator.

Jan 20 2021

Is Janet Yellen #Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset? Yes

Jan 20 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  janet yellen podcasts the breakdown

As a new administration is sworn in, how will one if its most important officials – nominated Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen – impact the digital assets space?

Bitcoin Sells Off on Bearish Sentiment, Yellen Worries

Jan 20 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  asia bitcoin bitcoin price coinbase derivatives

The sell-off also led to major corrections for other cryptocurrencies including ether, stellar, xrp and chainlink.

Jan 19 2021

Janet Yellen Says Cryptocurrencies Are a ‘Concern’ in Terrorist Financing

The U.S. should examine how it can curtail the use of crypto for illicit financing, the former Fed Chair said.

Dec 29 2020

Max Keiser: Bitcoin (BTC) Has Attained “Escape Velocity from Regulators”, No Fear from Janet Yellen

The latest Bloomberg report from last week suggested that Bitcoin (BTC) has started facing regulatory scrutiny after its massive rally recently. The report arrived soon after the U.S. SEC filed a...

Nov 28 2020

What Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary Means for Bitcoin and Markets

Nov 28 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  janet yellen people podcasts the breakdown

NLW looks at price action in crypto, the ETH 2.0 Beacon chain launching Dec 1, the Dow at 30,000 and Janet Yellen’s nomination as Treasury secretary.

Nov 25 2020

Gary Gensler Under Consideration for Deputy Treasury Secretary Role: Report

Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler, who's leading Joe Biden's financial oversight team, may be tapped as Deputy Treasury Secretary.

Nov 24 2020

In Her Own Words: Here’s What Janet Yellen Has Said About Bitcoin

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.

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