Tag: Tech

How US ‘Keep Big Tech Out of Finance’ Draft Bill Targets Facebook’s Libra

How US ‘Keep Big Tech Out of Finance’ Draft Bill Targets Facebook’s Libra Facebook’s digital currency plans have caused concern among bureaucrats worldwide and members of the U.S. government seem fearful of a giant tech establishing itself as a financial institution. Prior to the U.S. congressional hearings and the upcoming […]

Zuckbucks or Bust: How SEC Rulemaking Hurts Startup Cryptos and Favors Big Tech

Zuckbucks or Bust: How SEC Rulemaking Hurts Startup Cryptos and Favors Big Tech SEC guidance has created a more attractive environment for regulated tech firms like Facebook to offer proprietary cryptoassets integrated into their existing products that can be legally traded on existing crypto-exchanges as non-securities. Meanwhile, the SEC has […]