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Apr 16 2021

A $115K Bitcoin by August?

PLUS: Everything you want to know about COIN Happy Coinbase direct listing week! If you still need more Coinbase content, I would recommend clicking...

Apr 14 2021

At New All-Time High of $64,450, Bitcoin (BTC) Is Bigger Than Britain’s Sterling Pound

In an indomitable market rally, the Bitcoin (BTC) price has shot another 6% today hitting its new all-time high of $64,450 levels. With this, Bitcoin's market cap touched $1.2 trillion thereby making it even bigger than...

Apr 13 2021

XRP Continues to Soar as Ripple Scores Win Against SEC

Apr 13 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  price ripple sec xrp

XRP, the 4th cryptocurrency by market capitalization has seen an uptrend since April 4th, reaching its highest point since 2018 as the company that created it continues to score legal wins against the Securities and Exchange Commission in court. XRP experienced a rally over the weekend, reaching a value as high as $1.61 today after [...] The post XRP Continues to Soar as...

Apr 11 2021

Mobilecoin ($MOB) Grows 10X Post SIGNAL Payment Support, Might Face SEC Scrutiny in US

Apr 11 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news ftx mob mobilecoin news

Mobilecoin (MOB), a fairly unknown token has risen from $7 to a new ATH of $68 right after Signal encrypted chat services announced they would...

Apr 10 2021

Kryptoin Pushes for a Second Bitcoin ETF Amidst Mounting Pressures on the US SEC

Apr 10 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin etf bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd

Kryptoin has submitted an application for its second Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) product with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Per the...

Apr 09 2021

SEC Disagreement Emerges on Whether Ethereum Is a Security

Apr 09 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  ethereum markets sec securities

Regulators in the U.S. have yet to offer clarity around the legality of Bitcoin and Ethereum. Although the former has been unofficially deemed a commodity, the latter could fall in line with Ripple's security status. Bitcoin Is a Commodity The U.S. Securities and Exchange...

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PLUS: Bitcoin as a Chinese weapon???? After years of regulatory obscurity, the SEC will be releasing its internal communications to Ripple on how it determines if a cryptocurrency is a security or not. Whether that will help or hinder Ripple’s case in the SEC’s lawsuit against the company remains to be seen, but it should help the general public better understand the SEC’s...

Apr 07 2021

Access to SEC Documents Will Aid Ripple’s Defense

Apr 07 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business ripple sec xrp

The judge presiding over the SEC's case against Ripple has ordered the regulator to share documents. Those documents will reveal the SEC's stance on which cryptocurrencies are considered securities. Ripple Gains Access to SEC Docs In December 2020, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed a...

Ripple’s XRP SKYROCKETS past $1 – Can you still Buy in?

Apr 07 2021 Published at CryptoTicker under tags  crypto ripple ripple (xrp) sec tradingview

Other than having a centralization debacle, Ripple's XRP is known to always being "late to the party". While the crypto market shot high in the past year, XRP was lagging behind, mainly due to its fight with the SEC. Now that this lawsuit might end with a...

SECs Ripple Lawsuit Brings Ethereum’s Asset Status Under Scanner Again

Apr 07 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news ethaud ethbkrw ethbrl ethbtc

The SEC vs Ripple Lab lawsuit took an interesting turn on April 6th when Ripple counsel requested...

Apr 06 2021

Grayscale Bitcoin ETF Plans Confirmed

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Grayscale Bitcoin ETF could be on the cards after the company confirmed a commitment to converting their Bitcoin fund to an ETF Grayscale said in a blog post that a Bitcoin ETF was always the ultimate end goal for the GBTC Trust Grayscale...

Apr 02 2021

Bitcoin Hits $60,000 on Coinbase and Morgan Stanley’s Street Swapping

Bitcoin briefly surged above $60,000 Friday as the focus shifted on Coinbase and its plans to go public this month alongside Morgan Stanley's latest pro- crypto securities filing. First Coinbase Coinbase announced late night Thursday that...

Mar 31 2021

Breaking Down Coinbase’s Ex-SEC Hire as Crypto Regulations Mount

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced today that it hired Brett Redfearn, ex-director of SEC’s trading and markets division, to run its capital markets arm. These recent regulatory...

LBRY Warns That SEC Lawsuit Could Be “Disastrous” for the Crypto Industry

This is because the conditions outlined in the complaint could classify most crypto tokens as securities.

Despite Uncertainty in the US, Ripple Finds Traction in the East

Mar 31 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  markets ripple sec trading xrp

While the SEC vs. Ripple case continues to unravel, the distributed ledger startup makes significant strides to expand its business throughout Southeast Asia, helping XRP regain bullish momentum. Ripple Grows Across Eastern Markets Ripple seems ...

Mar 30 2021

Breaking: Ex-SEC Director to Run Capital Markets Division at Coinbase Ahead of IPO

Mar 30 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase's preparation to go public hit another milestone today as company hired ex-SEC Director Brett Redfearn to lead its Capital Markets division. This is a second high profile hiring among crypto businesses as...

LBRY Brought to Book by SEC Over LBC Tokens

Mar 30 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency cryptocurrency news sec

Reading Time: 2 minutes Decentralized media site LBRY has been charged with selling securities by the SEC The commission claims that the 13 billion Library Credits (LBC) tokens sold by the company constitutes an unlicensed sale of securities LBRY argues that LBC tokens...

SEC Suing LBRY Over $11 Million Token Sales

Mar 30 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business lawsuit lbry sec securities

The SEC is going after LBRY. SEC Suing LBRY The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed a lawsuit against LBRY. The...

LBRY Under Fire: SEC Sues Decentralized Content Sharing Platform

Mar 30 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  lbry regulation sec

Months after the start of the Ripple saga, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has sued blockchain-based platform LBRY, creating fears of further risk for the cryptocurrency industry. The SEC filed a complaint against LBRY in the District Court of New Jersey on March 29th for, “failure to register an offering of securities pursuant to [...] The post LBRY Under Fire: SEC Sues...

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