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SEC Chair Clayton: Bitcoin Needs ‘Better Regulation’ Before Major Exchange Listing

| William Foxley

Better regulation is needed around bitcoin markets before they can be traded on major exchanges, the head of the SEC said on Thursday.

SEC Chair Clayton: Would-Be Bitcoin ETFs Have ‘Work Left to Be Done’

| William Foxley

There is “work left to be done” to address the SEC's concerns about bitcoin ETFs, its chairman said weeks before the deadline to approve or…

ICOs Are ‘Effective Way’ to Raise Capital If Rules Are Followed: SEC Chairman

| Yogita Khatri

SEC chairman Jay Clayton has said that ICOs can be an "effective way" to raise capital, but securities laws must be followed.

6 Big Takeaways from SEC Chair Clayton’s Crypto Remarks

| Brady Dale and Zack Seward

Following SEC Chairman Jay Clayton's fireside chat at Consensus: Invest, we invited three crypto law experts to unpack what was said.

WATCH: SEC Chairman Jay Clayton’s Full Consensus: Invest Interview

| Zack Seward

Clayton spoke Tuesday at the CoinDesk-organized event. Here's the full video of his fireside chat.

SEC Chair Clayton: Crypto ETF Needs Exchanges ‘Free From Manipulation’

| Nikhilesh De and Stan Higgins

Token issuers looking to fund their businesses with the proceeds should "start with the assumption that it's a securities offering," according to the…

SEC Chief Got Into ‘Heated’ Debate on Crypto

| Stan Higgins

A newly released transcript from an SEC roundtable showcases the passionate discussion around crypto within the agency.

SEC Chief Touts Benefits of Crypto Regulation

| Nikhilesh De and Mahishan Gnanaseharan

U.S. SEC chairman Jay Clayton addressed ICOs and enforcement actions taken against them during a talk at Princeton University.

SEC Chair Says ‘We Are Watching’ As Companies Launch ICOs

| Nikhilesh De

SEC chairman Jay Clayton explained why token sales qualify as securities offerings in an interview with Fox Business.

Lawmakers Renew Calls for US to Lead on Crypto Innovation

| Pete Rizzo

Following a U.S. Congressional hearing on cryptocurrency and blockchain, three lawmakers are renewing calls for the government to embrace innovation.