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SEC Decision That Ethereum Is Not a Security Paves Way for ETH Futures

CBOE Global Markets president Chris Concannon said that Ethereum (ETH) futures, which the company has been “considering” since December 2017, could soon be offered, Bloomberg reported Thursday, June 14. Concannon’s comment follows the news that a senior U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) official stated that leading altcoin Ethereum will not be regulated as a security. CBOE’s president said that ...

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Trade.io: Next Gen Financial Institution Providing Ultimate in Security And Transparency, Offers Airdrop for TIO Tokens

Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies have been hailed by the blockchain enthusiasts and supporters as the technology that will replace the traditional banking and financial institutions. The decentralized technology offers ease of use, an economical, fast and secure solution for all of its users. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article The technology is definitely with potential. Yet, what most cryptocurrency ...

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Blockchain Real Estate Platform: ‘Security Token Would Kill Our Business’

Industry experts and lawyers discussed whether companies should issue security tokens in a panel debate at real estate-focused event BitcoinCRE on June 14. Part of London Tech Week, the event looked at regulations across the world and happened hours before Ether was declared ‘not a security‘ by the SEC. ‘A Security Token Would Kill Our Business’ In favour of issuing a ...

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Ethereum Rebounds Up Nearly 10% as SEC Confirms It’s Not a Security

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has declared that Ethereum (ETH) is not a security under U.S. securities law as it is a decentralized structure that is not controlled by any committed third party. SEC Backs Decentralized Coins Speaking at the Yahoo All Markets Summit: Crypto conference in San Francisco, the finance head said that the key issue is ...

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SEC Director of Corporate Finance: Ether Is Not a Security

In an informal statement made at Yahoo Finance’s All Market Summit: Crypto, William Hinman, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s director of corporate finance, indicated that the regulatory agency has no plans to deem ether a security. “… based on my understanding of the present state of Ether, the Ethereum network and its decentralized structure, current offers and ...

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Senior US Regulator Says Ethereum ‘in Its Present State’ Is Not a Security

A senior U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) official has said that leading altcoin Ethereum (ETH) will not be regulated as a security, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports today, June 14. SEC Corporation Finance Director William Hinman said at Yahoo Finance’s All Market Summit: Crypto in San Francisco today that: “Based on my understanding of the present state of ...

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SEC Rules Ether not a Security, Markets Explode

Whether or not Ether is sanctioned as a currency under US jurisdiction has been a major point of speculation and uncertainty since the SEC first began its more active stance on cryptocurrencies and ICOs. As the Ethereum platform represents one of the first major ICOs, the future of platform rested majorly on the SEC’s interpretation of it. Just hours ago, ...

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SEC Director Says Ether Is Not a Security

Get exclusive fiat and cryptocurrency analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Click here now! A top official at the US Securities and Exchange Commission said that ether — the native currency of the Ethereum network — is not a security according to federal guidelines. Speaking on Thursday at the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Crypto, William Hinman, director ...

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