U.S. Regulatory Update

SEC & Securities SEC Reportedly Asks Dozens of Companies for More Climate Disclosures On 22 September, The Wall Street Journal reported that the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) “has sent letters to dozens of companies asking them to provide more...

U.S. Regulatory Update

Highlights SEC Chair Gensler Responds to Senate Banking Committee Member Questions in Hearing On 14 September, the U.S. Senate (“Senate”) Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs (“Senate Banking Committee”) held a hearing titled “Oversight of the U.S....

U.S. Regulatory Update

Highlights SEC Warns Coinbase Against Launching New Digital Asset Lending Product On 8 September, the Financial Times reported that the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) “has warned that it will sue Coinbase if it launches a new digital asset lending product,...

U.S. Regulatory Update

SEC & Securities SEC Charges Global Crypto Lending Platform and Executives in $2 Billion FraudOn 1 September, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced that it had “filed an action against BitConnect, an online crypto lending platform, its founder...

U.S Regulatory Update

SEC & Securities SEC Requests Information and Comment on Digital Engagement Practices On 27 August, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced that it is requesting information and public comment regarding the use of digital engagement practices...