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CDCROP: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janey Yellen at the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) annual meeting 2022 in Washington D.C. (Helene Braun)
Janet Yellen Stresses Need for Central Bank Digital Currency Work
The U.S. Treasury Secretary also reiterated the need for regulation in light of the recent turmoil in the crypto industry.
CDCROP: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janey Yellen at the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) annual meeting 2022 in Washington D.C. (Helene Braun)

CDCROP: Coin Center executive director Jerry Brito (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Crypto Think Tank Coin Center Sues US Treasury Over Tornado Cash Sanctions
Coin Center is backing a second lawsuit against the U.S. Treasury Department, alleging its sanctioning of Tornado Cash overstepped legal bounds.
CDCROP: Coin Center executive director Jerry Brito (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen Gives Economic Address At Ford's Rouge Electric Vehicle Center
Biden’s Executive Order Produces Few Answers in Crypto Reports From US Treasury
After six months, the federal government’s review of the crypto world hasn’t yet offered a road map for oversight, though it hinted at a federal regulatory structure and emphasized that a central bank digital currency may have serious support.
CDCROP: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen Gives Economic Address At Ford's Rouge Electric Vehicle Center

CDCROP: Preston Van Loon, Co-founder, Prysmatic Labs (Scott Moore/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Crypto Engineers, Investors Sue US Treasury Over Tornado Cash Sanctions
The Treasury’s sanctions watchdog, OFAC, exceeded its authority in blacklisting smart contract wallets, six plaintiffs allege in a new suit.
CDCROP: Preston Van Loon, Co-founder, Prysmatic Labs (Scott Moore/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

U.S. Treasury Undersecretary For Domestic Finance Nellie Liang is among U.S. officials warning about run risks in stablecoins. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
New Fed Report Repeats Warning About Stablecoin Run Risks as UST Loses Peg
The Federal Reserve's biannual report came out on the same day Terra's dollar-pegged UST stablecoin fell below $0.85.
U.S. Treasury Undersecretary For Domestic Finance Nellie Liang is among U.S. officials warning about run risks in stablecoins. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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US Treasury Department Warns of NFT Risk in Art-Related Money Laundering
High-value art is particularly vulnerable to money laundering. The rapid growth of the NFT market presents new issues, according to a new study.
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Civil Liberties Group Calls FinCEN Crypto Wallet Rule 'Unconstitutional'
The nonprofit said FinCEN's proposed rule "represents a radical extension of ... financial surveillance of innocent Americans."
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FATF Says It Is Open to Amending Crypto Travel Rule Guidance
The anti-money laundering watchdog said it is confident the industry will be able to implement the data sharing requirements by June.
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection Provide Testimony at MS13 Hearing
FinCEN Wants US Citizens to Disclose Offshore Crypto Holdings of $10K+
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network wants U.S. persons who hold crypto in offshore accounts to report holdings over $10,000.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Provide Testimony at MS13 Hearing