Tag: occ

Apr 27 2022

OCC Chief Says Stablecoins Need Common Standard

Apr 27 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  news occ stablecoins

The acting chief of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has claimed that stablecoins should be given a common standard similar to the way that certain web practice...

Apr 22 2022

US Regulator Slams Crypto Bank Anchorage for AML Lapses

The US Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has found some lapses with the know-your-customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) provisions of Anchorage Digital Bank, which was grante...

Apr 15 2022

Circle plans to apply for US Bank Charter soon, lauds the OCC for cooperation

Apr 15 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  banking circle occ regulation usdc

Circle Internet Financial Limited has said it is looking to apply for a U.S. bank charter soon, according to a Bloomberg News report....

Mar 25 2022

OCC Price Prediction

Mar 25 2022 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  occ occam.fi technical analysis

Occam.fi is the first decentralized launchpad designed for the Cardano ecosystem, built with the knowledge and care of a seasoned team of blockchain entrepreneurs and professionals. Occam.Fi is a Cardano ecosystem-specific suite of decentralized finance solutions. It offers critical DeFi infrastructure such as DEX tools, liquidity pools, and launchpad capabilities. Occam's...

Feb 18 2022

The U.S. already have a CBDC, just skip the “CB”

Feb 18 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  cbdc cbdcs cftc defi federal reserve

Few product announcements have stirred such activities among governments around the world as the then Facebook’s, now Meta’s, announcement of the then Libra, now the dead Diem, announcement. The prospects of having a private company with billions of users issue money was just too much for legislators. All of the sudden, everyone was planning a so-called...

Jan 13 2022

Regulation Could Bolster Stablecoin Innovation – Acting OCC Chief

Acting comptroller of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Michael Hsu has revealed that regulating stablecoin issuers like banks, could help innovations thrive in the crypto industry....

Nov 24 2021

OCC Issues Regulatory Clarity For Banks, Here’s How It Aligns With International Regulations

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has today published a clarifying letter to banks and federal savings associations. As stated in the letter, these concerned parties must demonstrate that they have absolute controls before engaging in any crypto-based activities. Regulatory Clarity For Banks Speaking about the regulatory clarity, the Acting Comptroller of The post OCC Issues Regulatory Clarity For Banks,...

Nov 17 2021

Crypto Firms Need More Consolidated Supervision — Interim OCC Chief

The acting chief of the United States Office of the Comptroller of the Currency OCC, Michael Hsu, has expressed his hopes of bridging the gaps that currently exist in the supervision of crypto firms. Crypto Firms Escaping Regulation, Says OCC Acting Chief In his commentaries before the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Tuesday, Hsu The post Crypto Firms Need More Consolidated Supervision...

Aug 09 2021

May 31 2021

“Time is of the Essence” for Crypto Regulation: United States OCC Head

If crypto becomes "too big," Michael Hsu says that it will be much "harder" to establish regulations.

May 28 2021

Rep. Tom Emmer, One of the Most Active Crypto Congress Members, on Taxes and DeFi

May 28 2021 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2021 blockchain crypto defi fatf

House Representative Tom Emmer, of Minnesota, is one of the most active voice for crypto and blockchain in the US government. In this episode, he discusses: what book made Tom fall down the crypto rabbit hole why Tom believes the Financial...

May 21 2021

Cryptocurrency Is “Here To Stay”

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May 20 2021

ARK’s Cathie Wood Still Sees BTC at $500K

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May 19 2021

Money Flowing Out of BTC Into ETH?

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Feb 05 2021

Protego Becomes Second Crypto Firm to Win Bank Charter From OCC

The conditional approval from the U.S. banking regulator follows Anchorage's approval last month.

Jan 28 2021

OCC Halts Fair Access Banking Rule

The rule would have prohibited US banks from denying services based on ideological factors.

Jan 26 2021

State of Crypto: Unpacking the Trump Presidency’s Crypto Legacy

Donald Trump may have been anti-crypto but his appointed regulators ushered in a largely industry-friendly regime.

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 21 2021

Former Ripple Advisor Expected to Lead OCC Under Biden

Jan 21 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  joe biden markets occ

According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, President Joe Biden is set to nominate Michael Barr as the head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). Biden Administration May Tap Ex-Ripple Advisor for OCC Barr served as the Assistant...

Former Ripple Board Member Tapped to Lead Biden’s OCC: WSJ

Jan 21 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  michael barr news occ policy & regulation ripple

The Wall Street Journal is reporting former Treasury official Michael Barr will replace Brian Brooks as Comptroller of the Currency.

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