US Seized More Than $1B in Silk Road–Linked Bitcoins, Seeks Forfeiture
The seizure on Tuesday, tied to the Silk Road marketplace, is reported to be the largest the U.S. has ever done.
The GSA's next BTC auction could fetch more than $300K, generating even more excitement among cryptocurrency investors.
Witnesses will likely suggest giving FinCEN better tools to watch for illicit financing methods.
Uncle Sam is now selling litecoins it obtained for tax nonpayment.
The move follows the latest sanction from the Trump administration.
Joe Biden’s picks to head key regulatory agencies could redefine cryptocurrency policy in the coming years. Exactly how remains an open question.