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SEC Will Need to Prove Tokens Are Securities in Coinbase Insider-Trading Case, Legal Expert Says

Former persecutor Ian McGinley joined CoinDesk TV’s “First Mover” to discuss the case and what the SEC will need to do as it eyes more crypto oversight.

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Taiwan's financial regulator wants credit card agencies to stop serving crypto firms. (chenning.sung/getty)
Taiwan Set to Ban Crypto Purchases Using Credit Cards: Report

The country's financial regulator sent a letter to the banking association asking credit card companies to stop taking on crypto firms as merchants.

Taiwan's financial regulator wants credit card agencies to stop serving crypto firms. (chenning.sung/getty)
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The SEC asserted nine cryptocurrencies were securities in an insider trading complaint filed Thursday. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
SEC Calls 9 Cryptos 'Securities' in Insider Trading Case

The SEC and DOJ brought insider trading charges against three people Thursday, but assertions cryptocurrencies are securities may hold greater implications.

The SEC asserted nine cryptocurrencies were securities in an insider trading complaint filed Thursday. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

Opinion

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The Fed Can't Whip Inflation Alone

The source of high U.S. inflation is pretty clear, and it doesn't have much to do with the money supply.

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Unpacking the Latest Bitcoin ETF Rejections

Grayscale and Bitwise saw their bitcoin ETF applications rejected. Have we learned anything new?

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SEC’s Gensler Reiterates Bitcoin Alone Is a Commodity. Is He Right?

The government's stamp of approval seems to separate BTC from "crypto," but decentralization is a path.

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Interview

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SEC Will Need to Prove Tokens Are Securities in Coinbase Insider-Trading Case, Legal Expert Says

Former persecutor Ian McGinley joined CoinDesk TV’s “First Mover” to discuss the case and what the SEC will need to do as it eyes more crypto oversight.

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Features

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Russian Activists Turn to Crypto for Donations to Aid Ukraine Refugees

“For Russian citizens, sending money to help Ukrainians might not be safe” through the banking system, says one volunteer.

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Can You Really Build a ‘Crypto Empire’ in the Empire State?

Mayor Eric Adams wants to make New York City the biggest crypto hub in America, but there are a host of obstacles in his way.

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UK Crypto Industry Hopes for More Clarity From Planned Stablecoin Rules

A new regulatory package for crypto could clear up some gray areas for digital asset companies around which regulations they should comply with.

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