Monday, December 10, 2018

Regulation

Regulatory Overreach is Crippling the U.S. Crypto Sector: Law Prof.

A law professor has reached an unflattering conclusion regarding the regulatory climate of the crypto space in the United States — it’s confusing!...

Korean Court Case Alleges Government’s ICO Ban Is Unconstitutional

A constitutional complaint has reportedly been filed in South Korea alleging that the government’s ban on initial coin offerings is unconstitutional. It has...

Chile Court Says Banks Can Ban Crypto Exchanges: Will Market Survive?

On December 6, the Third Chamber of the Chilean Supreme Court officially sided with the state-owned BancoEstado after it banned a local crypto...

Malaysian Financial Regulators to Intensify Scrutiny of ICOs, Cryptocurrencies

Malaysia’s securities regulator and central bank are to strengthen their scrutiny of initial coin offerings (ICOs) through new rules meant to eliminate issues...

Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Blockchain Regulators

Calls for regulation do not represent the end of cryptocurrency innovation; they signal blockchain’s ongoing maturation, a legal expert argues. Source link

SEC Slaps Crypto Firm with $50,000 Fine for Selling Unregistered Securities

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a cease-and-desist order against a crypto investment fund for distributing unregistered securities. The US securities regulator...

US Bills Seeks to Protect Cryptocurrency Investors from Market Manipulation

Two US congressmen introduced bipartisan legislation designed to prevent cryptocurrency price manipulation and position the United States as a leader in the crypto...

French Firm Becomes Europe’s First Regulated Crypto Asset Manager Funded by...

France has one of the toughest regulatory environments in Europe and the world generally when it comes to finance and specifically cryptocurrency. The...

SEC Fines Crypto Fund $50K and Issues Cease-and-Desist

The SEC has issued a cease-and-desist order against CoinAlpha after it offered unregistered securities. Source link