The Securities and Exchange Commission acknowledged that a recent ban by the bank had disrupted Nigeria’s digital currency industry, while pledging support to promote innovation in the nascent industry.
Investors in ParagonCoin, one of the many scams that sprung up in the 2017 ICO mania, are set to recoup a small share of the money they lost when it went bust.
Judge Sarah Netburn granted a motion to dismiss the SEC request, which would have required Ripple’s Brad Garlinghouse and Chris Larsen to divulge their personal financial records to the court.
The Coinbase IPO, set to go live on April 14, demonstrates that we are currently at an awkward phase in the digital asset story, caught between two distinct eras.
Ripple Labs has recorded two small victories in the ongoing U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) lawsuit.
A federal judge in the United States has granted a motion by XRP holders to intervene in a lawsuit against Ripple Labs by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Jose Angel Aman was sentenced in December 2020 to seven years in jail, in addition to paying $23 million in victim restitution.
The U.S. regulator said the offering of LBRY, whose business focuses on distribution and monetization of digital content without an intermediary, constituted an offering of securities under Howey test.
The charges are the latest in an ongoing regulatory crackdown on token sales during the "ICO craze" of the past few years.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission released an announcement confirming that Coinbase exchange had agreed to settle charges and to pay millions of dollars of penalty.
Hester Peirce hopes that 2021 will be a turning point for digital currency regulations in the United States.