Regulations

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Looking at Kraken's Motion to Dismiss an SEC Lawsuit
There's some familiar arguments, and they all point to one conclusion: This is going to take a while.
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Federal officials announced the various actions against Binance last November. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Judge Signs Off on Binance's $4.3B Plea Deal With U.S. Prosecutors
Binance pleaded guilty to violating sanctions and anti-money laundering laws last year.
Federal officials announced the various actions against Binance last November. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

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Craig Wright Admits to Editing Bitcoin White Paper Presented in COPA Trial
COPA's trial to find out whether or not Craig Wright is the pseudonymous creator of bitcoin Satoshi Nakamoto has completed its third week.
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Trump: Bitcoin Has Taken on 'a Life of Its Own,' Will Probably Need Some Regulation
The former U.S. president had previously said he was "not a fan" of cryptocurrencies and called central bank digital currencies dangerous, vowing not to allow them if elected....
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Texas Blockchain Council, Riot Platforms Sue Dept. of Energy, OMB Over 'Emergency' Survey
If the court does not intervene, the companies will be "immediately and irreparably harmed," the filing said.
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John J Ray III  FTX CEO in November (House Committee on Financial Services)
FTX Estate Can Sell Near 8% Stake in AI StartUp Anthropic, Court Rules
The motion to sell around 7.84% of Anthropic that FTX held as of January 2024 had been filed in early February 2024.
John J Ray III  FTX CEO in November (House Committee on Financial Services)

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Crypto Exchange Kraken Files to Dismiss SEC Lawsuit Against It
The SEC sued Kraken last year.
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Frankfurt to Host New EU Money Laundering Watchdog Tasked With Monitoring Crypto
The Anti-Money Laundering Authority is part of a broader effort by the European Union to combat illicit fund flows, and is ready to begin work as early as Friday, officials sa...
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Coinbase Pushes Back on Reports It's Blocked in Nigeria
Multiple outlets have reported other platforms such as Kraken and Binance have also been blocked under government orders.
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Bitcoin ETF Approval Comparable to 'Naked Emperor’s New Clothes,’ ECB Officials Say
The U.S. SEC’s approval of multiple spot ETFs and the billions of dollars that have poured in since don't make Bitcoin a good investment or a better means of payment, the cent...
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