Tag: States

50 state regulators tell court to throw the book at Coinbase – CoinGeek

An association of state securities regulators has filed an amicus brief in support of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) case against Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN), accusing the exchange of attempting to “narrow and misapply the established legal framework in order to avoid being subject to the same regulatory obligations as all other participants in the Nation’s securities markets.” ***…

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States faster than the feds to regulate crypocurrency – The Washington Post

While federal regulators took no action, Borg and his counterparts in Texas, New Jersey, Kentucky and Vermont targeted the operations of two key crypto players at the heart of this summer’s crypto meltdown, Celsius and Voyager, filing cease and desist orders against them months before the self-styled crypto banks declared bankruptcy. The state financial watchdogs also were way ahead of…

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