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Regulation by Enforcement Is 'Not Effective' for the Crypto Industry: SEC Commissioner Peirce
Regulation by Enforcement Is 'Not Effective' for the Crypto Industry: SEC Commissioner Peirce
Hester Peirce, Commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission, joins CoinDesk Live at Consensus 2024 to discuss the state of crypto regulation in the U.S. Plus, insigh...
Regulation by Enforcement Is 'Not Effective' for the Crypto Industry: SEC Commissioner Peirce

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Everyone at Consensus 2024 Is Talking About Biden’s Crypto Flip Flop. Is He for Real?
Attendees are cautiously optimistic about apparent regulatory and legislative changes, though not everyone is convinced.
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Crypto Can't Be Regulated by Current US Regulators
Alexandra Damsker, author of "Understanding DeFi," argues that the shifting nature of tokens means that agencies like the SEC and CFTC are incapable of regulating crypto effec...
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Terraform Labs CEO Do Kwon. (CoinDesk)
Terraform, Do Kwon Agree in Principle to Settle Fraud Case With SEC: Court Filing
Do Kwon is currently out on bail in Montenegro, awaiting extradition to either the U.S. or South Korea.
Terraform Labs CEO Do Kwon. (CoinDesk)

Floatie in the form of a unicorn, the emblematic mythical creature featured in Uniswap's logo and marketing materials. (Unsplash/Modified by CoinDesk)
Uniswap Foundation Shares Balance Sheet as Fee Vote Nears
The Uniswap Foundation's balance sheet shows $41.41 million in fiat and stablecoins and 730,000 UNI tokens.
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The Unintended Consequences of FIT21’s Crypto Market Structure Bill
Joint CFTC and SEC jurisdiction as outlined in the landmark legislation will add heavy compliance costs, bifurcate global crypto markets and undermine a nascent industry in th...
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U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
3 Questions About the SEC’s Abrupt ETH ETF Approval
Was the decision politically motivated? What does it mean for Ethereum going forward? Will other leading chains benefit too?
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

Scrabble letters spelling ETF arranged a rack
SOL, XRP Could Be Possible Candidates for ETFs, Standard Chartered Says
Standard Chartered analyst Geoffrey Kendric said that those exchange-traded funds could be on the horizon in 2025.
Scrabble letters spelling ETF arranged a rack

The Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) on Thursday approved 19b-4 forms filed by issuers looking to launch a spot ether exchange-traded fund (ETF), marking a key step forward in bringing the fund on the market. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
Ether ETFs Clear Major Hurdle, Though SEC Hasn't Cleared Them for Trading Yet
"A week ago, I would've said you were a little crazy to think that these ETFs were going to get SEC approval," a Bloomberg analyst said.
The Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) on Thursday approved 19b-4 forms filed by issuers looking to launch a spot ether exchange-traded fund (ETF), marking a key step forward in bringing the fund on the market. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

SEC Chair Gary Gensler (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Gensler Says 'Stay Tuned' on U.S. SEC's Decision on ETH ETF
The SEC faces a Thursday deadline for at least one of the spot ether ETF applications it's reviewing.
SEC Chair Gary Gensler (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)