Carpe Consensus 4X3

Gensler’s Hammer Strikes Twice as the SEC Sues Binance and Coinbase

The back-to-back lawsuits present new questions about the future viability of crypto exchanges in the U.S.

June 8, 2023

“Carpe Consensus” hosts Ben Schiller and Cam Thompson are joined by Nik De, CoinDesk's managing editor for global policy and regulation, to recap the wild week in regulation.

  • [2:57] Inside the Desk: Monday morning, Binance was sued by the SEC. Tuesday, the same fate befell Coinbase. Nik De breaks down the technicalities and what these regulatory actions mean for the broader industry.
  • [18:53] Consensus @ Consensus: CoinDesk published its inaugural Consensus @ Consensus Report, detailing insights and recommendations gathered from Consensus 2023.

“Carpe Consensus” is executive produced by Jared Schwartz and produced and edited by Eleanor Pahl.