Tag: SEC

Ripple Blames SEC for BlockFi Collapse – Revelations Emerge

Ripple blames the SEC for BlockFi’s bankruptcy, as the crypto lender sues Sam Bankman-Fried for his Robinhood shares. Crypto lender BlockFi filed for bankruptcy...

SEC Chair Gensler Criticized for Crypto Regulation Approach

US Congressman Tom Emmer criticized the Securities and Exchange Commission chair, Gary Gensler, on his approach toward the regulation of the cryptocurrency industry. According to Emmer,...

Is the US SEC Trying to Manipulate the Bitcoin Supply?

When CME Group launched the first Bitcoin futures contract in 2017, the firm’s Chairman Emeritus, Leo Melamed, famously declared that he would ‘tame’...

Ripple Granted Amicus Brief Green Light In Battle With SEC

Ripple continues to gain momentum in its case against the SEC as it has been granted motions to file amici briefs. Coinbase leads...

4 Reasons Why Ripple Will Be Unaffected by SEC Win Over LBRY

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission won another victory over a crypto project this week. The outcome has raised concerns over its battle...

Ripple Won’t Hire BitBoy as Inflows Points to a SEC Win in XRP Lawsuit

Ripple Singapore has rejected crypto influencer BitBoy’s application to be the Director of Strategy and Operations. Ben Armstrong (aka BitBoy) tweeted a rejection letter...

Can Kim Kardashian Defeat the SEC in EthMax Lawsuit?

A judge seems poised to dismiss a lawsuit accusing celebrities, including Kim Kardashian, of misleading investors over EthMax. In Jan., investors filed a class-action...

BlockFi Relaunches Crypto Yield Product After Paying $100M Fine to SEC

Crypto lending platform BlockFi has launched its crypto yield product once more after having had to shut it down following an SEC settlement...

Could SEC Victory Against LBRY Threaten the Future of Crypto?

Following an SEC complaint, a New Hampshire court has ruled that decentralized content distribution platform LBRY offered its LBC token as a security. The...

Ripple Gains New Allies Against the SEC, Improving XRP Price Forecast 

Last week was an eventful one for Ripple as the San Francisco-based company saw its allies grow in the lawsuit against the US...

12 Entities Back Ripple, But SEC ‘Blindly Bulldozes On’

The SEC lawsuit against Ripple now has 12 amici curiae boosting the defendant’s case, but the SEC plans to delay: “We need more...

SEC Could Face ‘Bruising Defeat’ Against the Fintech Firm

The ongoing battle between fintech firm Ripple and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) could be coming to a conclusion. However, the...

Ripple vs SEC: Legal Battle Approaches Final Ruling

Both Ripple and the SEC have each countered the other’s motions for summary judgments, in the ongoing lawsuit’s latest development. Earlier, Ripple and the...

Ripple CEO and Elon Musk Agree on SEC “Shameful” Behavior

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse and Tesla CEO Elon Musk have both consistently expressed their discontent with the actions of the SEC. Garlinghouse’s latest...

Ripple Edges Closer to a Win as SEC Forced to Give up Hinman Documents

Ripple is crawling towards a win as the SEC is forced to hand over the Bill Hinman documents. Twitter lit up today as Ripple’s...

Grayscale Bitcoin Fund Backed By Blockchain Association in SEC Battle

The Blockchain Association has provided a brief to the courts outlining the primary arguments in favor of a spot Bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP)...