U.S.

(Gerd Altmann/Pixabay)
U.S. Crypto Stocks Ride BTC Momentum in Pre-Market Trading
COIN, MSTR, HOOD and mining stocks all showed upward movement in pre-market trading after bitcoin rose to its highest level in 18 months.
(Gerd Altmann/Pixabay)

investment, hedge fund
European Crypto Asset Manager CoinShares to Enter U.S. Hedge Fund Fray
CEO Jean-Marie Mognetti described the move as "a natural progression", given the "changing macro environment prominently marked by interest rates and inflation."
investment, hedge fund

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (Coinbase)
Coinbase Finally Wins Approval to List Crypto Futures in U.S.
The approval makes Coinbase the first crypto-first platform to offer regulated and leveraged crypto futures alongside alongside traditional spot trading
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (Coinbase)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler  (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
SEC’s Gensler Rebuffs Crypto Complaints, Says Gave Ample Warning Heat Was Coming
Gary Gensler, chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, delivered a speech explaining his thinking after hammering Coinbase and Binance in back-to-back actions.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler  (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

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Lawyers Challenging U.S. Tornado Cash Sanctions Say Free Speech Is at Stake
Open source software isn’t property, and current sanctions laws are ill-equipped to handle this, lawyers argue.
(Antonio Masiello/Getty Images)

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (CoinDesk screen grab, with permission of Coinbase)
Crypto Execs Give Washington Influence Another Go With FTX Anchor Around Necks
Without mentioning the sector’s disastrous 2022, including the wide-ranging crypto political donations that turned sour, the leaders of Coinbase and Messari are at it again.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (CoinDesk screen grab, with permission of Coinbase)

BlockFi CEO Zac Prince at Consensus 2019 (CoinDesk)
Crypto Lender BlockFi Ordered by U.S. Court to Withdraw Communication on Unapproved Reorganization Plan
A U.S. bankruptcy court ordered the estate to issue a letter saying that statements relating to a May 13 disclosure were not authorized, and that it was not allowed to solicit...
BlockFi CEO Zac Prince at Consensus 2019 (CoinDesk)

C23 Conversations Lummis
Consensus 2023: Regulation, Regulation, Regulation, With Senator Cynthia Lummis; What’s the Holdup?
With other countries including Japan, the U.K. and France making moves to be crypto hubs, why would the U.S. choose to fall behind?
C23 Conversations Lummis

U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry (CoinDesk TV)
Europe ‘Ahead of the Game’ in Web3 After MiCA Law, U.S. House Finance Chair Says
Rep. Patrick McHenry is seeking to push his own stablecoin bill through Congress, but faces criticism from Democrats.
U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry (CoinDesk TV)

Terra Community AMA with Do Kwon (April 2021)  (Terra, modified by CoinDesk)
Do Kwon Extradition Sought by U.S., South Korea, Montenegro Justice Minister Says
Marko Kovac said the Terraform Lab founder's extradition proceedings would follow a criminal proceeding for ID document forgery.
Terra Community AMA with Do Kwon (April 2021)  (Terra, modified by CoinDesk)