Founder Erik Voorhees said on CoinDesk TV today he's converting his exchange into a DAO in part due to "regulatory friction."
Jul 15, 2021
When ShapeShift implemented KYC requirements, Erik Voorhees lost 95 percent of his users. But he remains as committed to crypto as ever.
Feb 18, 2020
"Basically, we're trying to get people away from custodial exchanges," said ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees.
Nov 20, 2019
ShapeShift’s new one-stop shop for non-custodial crypto management is launching out of private beta today.
Jul 8, 2019
Crypto loans startup Salt and former board member Erik Voorhees are under investigation by the SEC, The Wall Street Journal says.
Nov 16, 2018
ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees condemned a Wall Street Journal investigation claiming the exchange laundered money as being "inaccurate."
Oct 1, 2018
The Wall Street Journal claimed Friday that 46 crypto exchanges were used to launder nearly $90 million – with $9 million going through ShapeShift.
Sep 28, 2018
Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift's decision to require user ID wasn't forced upon it but was a preemptive step to reduce legal risks, its CEO said.
Sep 24, 2018