Daily Archives: March 19, 2018, 4:44 pm

SEC Urges Exchanges to End Standoff on Trading Data – WSJ

The chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday pressed exchanges to end a standoff that has delayed the launch of a massive database meant to track all activity in the stock and options markets. “I’m not happy,” SEC Chairman Jay Clayton told a conference in Orlando, Fla., sponsored by the principal trade association for stockbrokers. “We can’t dilly…

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FTC shuts down the ‘Bitcoin Funding Team’ for promoting deceptive moneymaking scheme

The Federal Trade Commission shut down multiple online moneymaking schemes involving cryptocurrency Friday. A federal court in Florida, at the request of the FTC, halted activities and froze the assets of four men for allegedly promoting “deceptive” chain referral networks. via FTC shuts down the ‘Bitcoin Funding Team’ for promoting deceptive moneymaking scheme.

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