Materials by tag SEC

Nov 18, 2019 at 10:49
Telegram Refutes SEC Accusation that Gram Threats Security
On Tuesday, Telegram, a cloud-based instant messaging and voice over IP service, formally asked the United States court to drop all existing accusations brought against the firm by the agency that is responsible for regulating the financial, cryptocurrency and securities sector, Securities and Exchange Commission (U.S. SEC) in October.
Oct 17, 2019 at 10:29
Telegram to Suspend the Launch of Gram Cryptocurrency in U.S.
Telegram, a cloud-based instant messaging and voice over IP service with more than 350 million active users worldwide, may delay the roll out of its virtual currency dubbed Gram following a restraining order from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (U.S. SEC) to halt the sale of the coins in the country.
Oct 04, 2019 at 11:42
U.S. Court Orders Longfin Cryptocurrency Firm to Pay Nearly $7 Mln in Fines
Longfin Corp., a NASDAQ-listed independent finance and tech firm, that unexpectedly jumped onto the cryptocurrency bandwagon with the aim of benefiting from the bitcoin (BTC) bull run that happened in December 2017, was recently ordered by a New York federal court to recompense around $7,000,000 in fines and disgorgement for fake operations, as per a U.S. SEC report issued on Sept 30.
Sep 12, 2019 at 10:26
Ex US Congressman Calls for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Regulations
Former United States Democratic Congressman from Tennessee’s 9th congressional district Harold Ford Jr. has suggested that Washington should try to avoid half-measures as far as cryptocurrency legislation is concerned. A successful financial managing director believes that the government has been slow to react to the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry, and thinks that this might damage innovation in the future.
Sep 04, 2019 at 15:50
Cryptocurrency ETFs Might Bypass SEC’s Postponement
Several Bitcoin (BTC), cryptocurrency and blockchain advocates have been trying, without much success, to get regulatory authorization for funds so that cryptocurrency like bitcoin can be brought to potential investors. Two giant companies are now considering using a temporary fix.
Aug 29, 2019 at 11:18
Buying Bitcoin Within Italy and Europe is Now Easy
While the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (US SEC) continues to take time and postpone the listing of the first exchange-traded funds (ETFs), Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in Italy and the rest of Europe the number of tools that replicate the cryptocurrency trend. As the entire blockchain ecosystem is waiting for the approval or disapproval of cryptocurrencies ETFs by the US SEC, buying and selling of bitcoin and other altcoins and also investing in funding is now as easy as drinking water in Italy and Europe at large.
Aug 14, 2019 at 13:45
U.S. SEC Postpones Verdicts on 3 Bitcoin ETFs Applications by Asset Managers
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the agency responsible for regulating electronic securities markets in America, has once again postponed its verdict on 3 Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) applications. ETFs are considered by many in the digital asset industry as a breakthrough for mass adoption of BTC and other virtual currencies.
Jul 01, 2019 at 12:44
The US SEC Warns Against the Disclosure Statements
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (US SEC), a self-regulating agency of the US Federal government, has cautioned the public about the use of "may" statements in advisor disclosures. On April 30 this year, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals upheld charges of slipshod abuses of the Advisers Act that were submitted by the agency’s Division of Enforcement against The Robare Group (TRG).
Jun 02, 2019 at 12:38
Japan in Fear of Cryptocurrency ETFs Due to Price Volatility
Japan is suspicious about cryptocurrency-based exchange-traded funds (ETFs) due to price volatility. According to the remarks from the upper house of the National Diet that happened recently, the country’s monetary watchdog Japanese Financial Service Agency (FSA) expressed a watchful stance towards ETFs.
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