Clayton spoke Tuesday at the CoinDesk-organized event. Here’s the full video of his fireside chat. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/sec-jay-clayton-consensus-invest-video.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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For the first time, the U.S. Treasury Department is adding crypto addresses to its list of Specially Designated Nationals. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-regulators-tie-two-bitcoin-addresses-to-iranian-ransomware-plot.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission says smart contracts are covered under financial rules in its new primer on the technology. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-smart-contracts-subject-to-financial-laws-says-cftc-primer.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Ten crypto and financial startups are forming a new association to create standards of conduct for the blockchain space. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/galaxy-digital-cumberland-and-more-plan-new-crypto-code-of-conduct.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The blockchain subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange now has official approval from the island’s financial regulator. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/gibraltar-stock-exchange-wins-license-for-blockchain-subsidiary.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Colorado’s securities watchdog has issued four more cease-and-desist orders against suspect ICOs, taking its total since May to 18. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/four-more-icos-hit-with-cease-and-desists-by-colorado-securities-regulator.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority is considering a ban on some cryptocurrency-based derivatives, a senior executive has said. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/uk-could-ban-some-crypto-derivatives-says-financial-watchdog-exec.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The U.S. DOJ is reportedly probing Tether and Bitfinex over whether they artificially boosted bitcoin’s price using the USDT stablecoin. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/report-us-officials-are-probing-tether-role-in-bitcoin-market-manipulation.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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SGX has clarified the rules for publicly listed companies planning to conduct token sales. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/singapores-stock-exchange-clarifies-rules-for-listed-firms-issuing-icos.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and…

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Alabama’s securities agency has lead the way on enforcement against ICO fraudsters, using investigation techniques pioneered chasing gun runners. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/alabama-the-unlikely-frontline-for-americas-crypto-fraud-crackdown.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein called for a multinational approach to regulating cryptocurrencies Sunday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/dojs-rosenstein-regulators-cant-let-criminals-hide-behind-crypto.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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SEC Orders Airfox and Paragon to Return Millions to Investors on ICO Registration Violations The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two cryptocurrency companies which were…

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Friday’s charges against Airfox and Paragon Coin may hint at how the SEC will regulate ICOs going forward. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/after-fridays-sec-actions-experts-say-ico-party-is-truly-over.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two cryptocurrency companies which were accused of violating ICO securities offering registration rules. Both firms, Carrier EQ (Airfox) and Paragon…

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The SEC has settled charges with crypto startups Airfox and Paragon for securities law violations. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/sec-settles-securities-registration-charges-against-2-ico-startups.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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Mining giant Bitmain says CEO Jihan Wu still serves on its board, despite media reports to the contrary. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitmain-denies-reports-that-ceo-jihan-wu-was-ousted-from-its-board.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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