Crypto Leaders Speak out as US Regulatory Uncertainty Around ICOs Continues
US lawmakers continue to struggle to formulate an approach to cryptocurrencies. This week a federal judge ruled that cryptocurrencies can be treated as commodities by the CFTC (Commodity Futures Trading Commission)
SEC ICO Probe: Lawyers and Regulators, Beware
Lawyers and regulators who are involved in the cryptocurrency sphere are going to be closely watching the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) probe into companies who are launching Initial Coin Offerings (ICO).
Reaction to SEC ICO Probes
Blockchain is already reshaping investment operations
Blockchain technology is set to disrupt the investment operations industry over the coming decade and leading players are already embracing it.
In 2017, Northern Trust became the first custodian to use a blockchain solution to manage the custody operations of a private equity fund.