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US Rep. Warren Davidson Working on Regulating Cryptos & ICOs under Asset Class

Crypto friendly and Bitcoin bull, US Representative of Ohio, Warren Davidson recently announced a bill that will create another asset class and in turn regulate cryptos and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and have them exempt from the securities law.      Getting Tokenized Assets Exempt from Securities Law According to the local Ohio news source, at the four-day blockchain… Read More »

Congress’s Biggest Bitcoin Bull is Finalizing Bill to Exempt ICOs from Securities Laws

Advertisement Republican Congressman Warren Davidson, an avowed bitcoin adn blockchain fan, plans to introduce federal legislation that will regulate initial coin offerings (ICO) and cryptocurrencies. The bill would create an “asset class” for tokens, which would prevent them from “being classified as securities, but would also allow the federal government to regulate initial coin offerings more effectively,” Cleveland.com… Read More »

Ohio Congressman Wants to ‘Eliminate’ SEC Jurisdiciton over Crypto Industry: Report

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Now that Bitcoiner Jared Polis has left Congress for the Colorado Governor’s Mansion, support both moral and material for the crypto industry in Washington, DC may be seen as lacking. While it is largely unelected bureaucrats who rule the financial arena in this country and occasionally make brash decisions in regards to innovative technologies… Read More »

‘Nothing At All’ Going on With Crypto Regulation, Says D.C. Insider

Despite the growing importance of the cryptocurrency industry, the US government’s position on crypto regulation remains frustratingly opaque. According to a D.C. insider, a movement towards real regulation or greater regulatory guidance is still quite far away. Had drinks yesterday with a friend who’s deeply connected in DC. Me: “what do you hear about crypto on the Hill?”Him:… Read More »

U.S. Will See Blockchain Exodus if Congress Doesn’t Figure out Cryptocurrency Regulation

Advertisement More than 50 stakeholders from the cryptocurrency and finance industries this week met with U.S. lawmakers in Washington to discuss the future of blockchain regulations in the country. The roundtable, which took place at Capitol Hill at the behest of Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH), saw attendance from the representatives of industry heavyweights including Coinbase, Kraken, Nasdaq, Andreessen… Read More »

Crypto Firms to Congress: We Need Clarity on Blockchain Token Rules

Some 80 representatives from the cryptocurrency and traditional finance industries trekked to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday with a singular message for U.S. lawmakers: we need regulatory clarity on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). That message was fully on display during the “Legislating Certainty for Cryptocurrencies” event held this week at the Library of Congress. Over the course… Read More »

Financial Giants Gather in D.C. for Crypto Roundtable

On Tuesday, September 25th, Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH) will host a roundtable discussion with big-name financial players, firms, and crypto companies. Congressman Warren Davidson (R-OH) will host a roundtable discussion on Tuesday in Washington D.C. The roundtable includes figures representing Wall Street, venture capital firms, crypto exchanges, and non-profits. CNBC‘s Kate Rooney notes that the discussion comes in… Read More »

US Congress Holding Roundtable With Industry Insiders to Draft Growth Promoting Regulations

Facing a murky regulatory landscape in the U.S., representative Warren Davidson, R-Ohio, is hosting a roundtable Tuesday that includes representatives from Wall Street, venture capital firms, government regulators, and cryptocurrency industry insiders in attempts to draft policy that doesn’t stifle growth.

Congressman Invites Cryptocurrency Industry to ICO Summit to Discuss ‘Light-Touch’ Regulation

Advertisement A U.S. Congressman has invited 32 cryptocurrency industry organizations to Capitol Hill to discuss initial coin offering (ICO) regulation. Axios reports that the summit, sponsored by Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH), will take place on Sept. 25 and feature participation from a variety of businesses and non-profits, including Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), Nasdaq, CME Group, Andreessen Horowitz, Union Square… Read More »

US Lawmaker Calls For ‘Light Touch’ on ICO Regulation

US Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH) said a “light touch” regulatory framework is needed for the initial coin offering (ICO) market during a CNBC  “Squawk Box.” interview. Davidson is a member of the House Financial Services Committee of the House of Representatives. “We want to make sure that the United States’ capital markets stay strong and The post US… Read More »