UST Woes Draw Spotlight in Janet Yellen’s Senate Hearing on Financial Risks

May 11, 2022

During testimony before the Senate Banking and Urban Affairs Committee on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the depegging of UST reveals the risks to financial stability and the need for a regulatory framework on stablecoins. CoinDesk’s Nikhilesh De discusses Yellen’s comments and the outlook for stablecoin regulation.