hester peirce

(Doug van Kampen, van Kampen Photography/Getty Images)
Are Crypto Safe Harbors an Idea Whose Time Has Come?
There are multiple proposals for giving young tokens more legal protection.
(Doug van Kampen, van Kampen Photography/Getty Images)

SEC Commissioners Testify Before The House Financial Services Committee
Hester Peirce Knocks SEC’s Plans to Add to Crypto Enforcement Staff
The SEC commissioner has been wary of heavy-handed policing of digital assets.
SEC Commissioners Testify Before The House Financial Services Committee

SEC (Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
SEC Probing NFT Market: Report
At issue is whether certain tokens should be considered securities and thus regulated.
SEC (Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce, center (Getty Images)
Hester Peirce Warns Proposed SEC Reform of Securities Trading Platforms Could Threaten DeFi
"Crypto Mom" believes a new 654-page plan designed to add oversight to trading government securities could also allow new powers to scrutinize DeFi platforms.
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce, center (Getty Images)

SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce, center (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce Says Washington Doesn’t Need a New Crypto Regulator
Known affectionately as “Crypto Mom” for her support of the industry, Peirce also warned on CoinDesk TV that the SEC might soon turn its eye towards NFTs.
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce, center (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

(Rachel Sun/CoinDesk)
Some NFTs Are Probably Illegal. Does the SEC Care?
Commissioner Hester Peirce has words of advice for NFT makers and platforms.
(Rachel Sun/CoinDesk)

(danm/Moment/Getty Images, modified by CoinDesk)
Hester Peirce Reclaims the ‘Wild West’ for the Crypto Industry
A reading of the SEC commissioner’s recent speech at the Texas Blockchain Summit.
(danm/Moment/Getty Images, modified by CoinDesk)

(Cheryl Thuesday/CoinDesk)
How to Talk to Your Legislator About the Crypto Safe Harbor
The Peirce/McHenry proposal is a healthy middle ground for regulation.
(Cheryl Thuesday/CoinDesk)

Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) (Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)
US Lawmaker Proposes Safe Harbor Bill, Echoing SEC Commissioner Peirce
The “Clarity for Digital Tokens Act of 2021″ would carve out space for crypto projects to launch tokens without irking securities regulators.
Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) (Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)

Coindesk placeholder image
SEC’s Peirce Warns Against Stifling Crypto Innovation
“You can have pretty effective self-regulation,” Peirce said in an interview with the Financial Times.
Coindesk placeholder image