Election 2020: What’s at Stake for the Crypto Industry

The 2020 U.S. presidential election will shape crypto policy for the next four years – even if no one’s actually pitching crypto-specific positions. While presidential candidates aren’t campaigning on their blockchain savvy – and indeed, have barely mentioned cryptocurrency – the individuals they appoint to lead and serve in federal agencies,will shape the agenda on […]

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Bureaucracy, Risk-Avoidance Are Roadblocks to Crypto at SEC, but Change Is Coming: Peirce

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Commissioner (SEC) Hester Peirce, well known for her pro-cryptocurrencies views, said increased interest in the space will necessarily force the regulatory body to shift toward a more accommodating stance, but it won’t be easy, according to a recent interview with Cointelegraph. UPDATE 23:59 UTC Adds comments from Peirce about hurdles […]

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