Kathryn Haun, first Coinbase board member, provides insight to regulating the digital currency market.
The SEC warning comes hours after the regulator stopped an "initial coin offering" (ICO) from restaurant review app Munchee.
The SEC puts out a statement on bitcoin, sending futures lower.
REX Shares LLC, Van Eck Associates Corp and First Trust Advisors LP each filed proposals with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission since Friday, according to the documents. REX and Van Eck declined to comment while the fund proposals are pending, and a First Trust spokesman did not respond to a request for comment. ProShare Capital Management LLC made a...
REX Shares LLC and Van Eck Associates Corp are both proposing bitcoin funds that would use futures to gain access to the market instead of investing directly in them. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has denied or tabled all bitcoin ETF proposals received so far, but proponents think a successful debut of futures could revive the concept.
The attorney, Gene Levoff, cited guidance issued by the SEC on Nov. 1 saying that company boards are generally best positioned to decide if a resolution raises significant policy issues worth putting to a vote. While companies routinely seek permission to skip shareholder proposals, Apple's application of the new SEC guidance shows how it could be used to...
CNBC's Bob Pisani explains what bitcoin futures market means for trading, regulation, liquidity, price and volatility.
Experts predicted that companies will raise larger sums in ICOs, regulators will give more guidance and bitcoin will become mainstream.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin wants two SEC nominees to answer questions about activist investors and buybacks before she agrees to an expedited vote.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.) speaks about why she's taking on activist investors by delaying the confirmation proceedings for SEC officials.
CNBC's Leslie Picker reports on Sen. Tammy Baldwin delaying the confirmations of SEC officials over Wall Street rules for issues like activist investing.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the federal regulatory environment growing around bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The SEC has obtained an emergency order to freeze the assets of two individuals and a company to "halt a fast-moving Initial Coin Offering (ICO) fraud."
Southern Co. says the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has ended its securities fraud investigation into whether the utility misled investors about progress at a Mississippi power plant and won't recommend any enforcement action. The Atlanta- based parent of Mississippi Power Co. made the statement in a Friday securities filing.
Nov 30- A long-delayed trading database meant to help regulators police stock and options markets faces further setbacks as the U.S. Congress considers whether it is secure enough to keep out cyber criminals. After nearly eight years of planning and multiple deadline extensions by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, member exchanges were due to...
An ex-SEC regulator said he had been urging current commissioners to crack down on initial coin offerings. The NYT reports.
NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Nov 21- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday charged Oyster Bay, New York and former town supervisor John Venditto with defrauding municipal bond investors by concealing side deals with a local restaurateur. Prosecutors also added 21 new criminal charges, including securities and wire fraud, to an indictment against...
NEW YORK, Nov 20- BlackRock Inc is turning to the robots for its next big investment idea. The world's largest asset manager, which oversees nearly $6 trillion, has hatched plans for a set of exchange-traded funds that would let a computer program choose and classify stocks, according to preliminary filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is best known as the no nonsense arm of U.S. financial law.
NEW YORK, Nov 14- The Chairman of the U.S. securities regulator said on Tuesday he did not support an industry request that had cited cyber security concerns to delay the rollout of a massive new database aimed at helping the regulator better police markets. U.S. stock exchanges on Monday requested the Securities and Exchange Commission postpone by a year...