Speaking at CoinDesk’s Invest: NYC, Heath Tarbert addressed ethereum futures markets and the move to a proof-of-stake model with Ethereum 2.0.
Kik has hit a brick wall with its ambitious “void for vagueness” defense in a case brought by the SEC over its $100 million initial coin offering.
Messaging app firm Telegram has made a new plea to a U.S. court to drop an action brought by the SEC alleging its token is a security.
Huobi Chain, the regulator-facing public blockchain of exchange Huobi Group, is now open source and available to all developers on GitHub.
Coeure is to lead the new BIS Innovation Hub in researching and perhaps developing fintech with benefits, such as digital currencies.
Crypto exchange Bittrex is looking to return crypto holdings to customers in sanctioned nations, but there are conditions.
Russian regulators will begin developing proposals for legislation allowing confiscation of crypto assets seized in crime investigations.
Hong Kong’s securities regulator says the world needs a united response to stablecoins like Libra to avoid firms setting up in laxer jurisdictions.
Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance has agreed to help Ukraine prepare rules for cryptocurrencies.
New rules from Hong Kong’s securities watchdog treat cryptocurrency trading platforms like traditional brokers if they offer security tokens.
Only one financial fund has passed Hong Kong’s framework for digital asset investments.
The central bank is expanding the role of its Retail Payments Manager to include digital currencies, stablecoins and distributed ledger technologies as part of a new hire.
After clarifying how individual taxpayers should deal with cryptos last year, the U.K.’s HMRC has now issued guidance for enterprises.
The Financial Action Task Force wants financial institutions to prepare for the global expansion of digital identification systems.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has reached a $9.5 million settlement with Reggie Middleton, organizer of the fraught Veritaseum initial coin offering.
Security token startup Harbor has been granted a transfer agent license by the SEC, a month after getting the green light from the CFTC.
Crypto startup Knabu is launching a 30-day pilot today to put regulatory reporting on the blockchain.
Canadian investment fund manager 3iQ received initial approval on its long road to launch a closed-end bitcoin fund in Ontario later this quarter.
China’s central bank will certify a list of fintech products that are widely used for digital payment and blockchain services with its verification system.
Kik wants to depose top SEC officials, and expose that they were making it up as they went. But the SEC is having none of it.