Browsing the "Policy" Tag

Federal Reserve May Add Bitcoin Crash to Stress Test Scenarios

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. Federal Reserve could soon include a bitcoin market crash as one of the risks to take into account when conducting stress tests.

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How the US Government Shutdown Is Halting Crypto Progress on Wall Street

| Nikhilesh De and Zack Seward

A record-breaking government shutdown in the U.S. is pushing crypto policy decisions to the back burner.

A Psychic Visit with Nouriel Roubini: The Mother and Father of All Crypto Skeptics

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk profiles Nouriel Roubini, the NYU professor who won't buy the crypto hype – no matter what the price or the market says.

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So Long to the Clutter: A Cooling Crypto Market Will Bring Change We Need

| Sheila Warren

Free from distractions, blockchain builders can – and must – now focus on using the technology to enable positive societal change.

OECD Event to Examine the Potential Impact of Blockchain

| Anna Baydakova

The intergovernmental economic organization plans to host an international conference on blockchain in September, its first ever.

Romania Drafts Bill to Regulate Electronic Money

| Muyao Shen

Romania has drafted an emergency ordinance to regulate cryptocurrency issuing.

US Telecom Agency Seeks Blockchain Policy Suggestions

| Nikhilesh De

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration has asked industry members to provide suggestions for blockchain policy.

A G20 Crypto Policy? Let’s Hope It’s a Pipe Dream

| Marc Hochstein

The world's economic leaders are seeking a globally coordinated policy on cryptocurrencies. This could take a while. But that may be just as well.

China’s Biggest Political Event Sees Blockchain Praise

| Wolfie Zhao

At China's annual "Two Sessions" political event, policy advisors have made a wide range of comments on the future of blockchain in the country.

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Former FDIC Chair: Bitcoin Policies Shouldn’t ‘Feed the Frenzy’

| Wolfie Zhao

Sheila Bair, ex-chair of FDIC, argued that bitcoin shouldn't be banned. Instead, policies should be in place to protect investors.