SEC ‘Underwhelmed’ by Lack of Enthusiasm for Regulation

Adam James · June 8, 2018 · 3:00 pm Cryptocurrency exchanges dealing with ICOs are now required to register with the SEC, though one director at the independent agency claims the response has been weaker than expected. He also noted that a statement on either Ethereum or Ripple will be coming in the future.  ‘We’re […]

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Overstock.com Shares Plummet Following SEC Cryptocurrency Investigation

Adam James · March 28, 2018 · 4:00 pm Shares of e-commerce company Overstock.com have fallen significantly as the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigates the company’s sale of digital tokens through its subsidiary. Lacking Confidence Overstock.com shares fell more than 10 percent Tuesday, following the e-commerce company’s announcement that it intends to offer […]

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SEC Chairman: ‘Abide by the Law. We are Watching.’

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton went on FOX Business yesterday to inject some fear into investors — particularly those interested in Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). ‘We Are Watching’ SEC Chairman Jay Clayton has issued a serious threat to the cryptocurrency space and, in particular, to ICOs. Clayton — who was nominated by President […]

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