The number of laypeople pouring their money into ‘crypto’ is growing exponentially, lured in by fantasies of overnight wealth and the false idea that BTC’s 300% gains over the past year can only continue.
The fraud under investigation was led by convicted fraudster Boaz Manor, alongside his criminal associate Edith Pardo.
The SEC has delayed its decision on the VanEck BTC Trust–a BTC ETF–by 45 days and is looking for public comments on the matter.
The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission said the digital asset platforms were no longer able to trade meme-based tokens, NFTs and exchange-issued tokens effective immediately.
The payments company is seeking to prove that the XRP sales its executives made were beyond the jurisdiction of the U.S. watchdog.
A New York judge ruled against the securities regulator’s motion to access the Ripple’s memos through which it sought to prove that the payments company knew XRP was a security.
In a recent hearing, SEC chair Gary Gensler pointed out that exchanges are growing increasingly important, but there are very few rules that govern them.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said it will commence action against a group of well-known online "influencers" associated with the now-infamous BitConnect investment scheme.
Figure Securities has been approved as a broker-dealer by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, with its blockchain-based trading system given the go-ahead by the U.S. SEC.
The regulator said investors should thoroughly weigh up the risks of investing in any mutual funds exposed to the BTC futures market, which it described as “highly speculative investment.”
New initiatives from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission are set to ring significant changes to the enforcement of environmental, social and government disclosures.