Regulation

Regulation

White House Wants Crypto Rules as a Matter of National Security

The Biden administration is preparing to release an executive action that will task federal agencies with regulating digital assets such as Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a matter of national security, a person familiar with the White House’s plan tells Barron’s. The national security memorandum, ...Read More

The Senate will get its best shot at regulating Big Tech, and Apple, Google and Amazon are already playing defense

One of lawmakers’ best shots at passing transformative antitrust legislation on Big Tech will be within reach on Thursday. The Senate Judiciary Committee is set to deliberate on the American Innovation and Choice Online Act, which some experts consider to have the most realistic chance of becoming law out ...Read More

Here’s what leaders at Coinbase, FTX, BlockFi and other crypto companies are saying about regulation

Regulatory uncertainty has always been a cloud hanging over the crypto world, especially now, as the U.S. regulators pay closer attention and occasionally send warnings to the fast-developing industry. This week, executives at major crypto companies including Coinbase COIN, +0.13%, FTX, BlockFi, Circle, Gemini and Solana expressed ...Read More

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, gets banned by UK regulator

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has been banned from operating in the U.K. by the country’s markets regulator, in the latest sign of a growing crackdown on the crypto market around the world. Britain’s Financial Conduct Authority said Saturday that Binance Markets Limited, the U.K. division of Binance, ...Read More