Does Cryptocurrency Need a New Regulatory Structure?

While cryptocurrency is still a relatively new phenomenon, its popularity is growing. The three largest cryptocurrencies—Litecoin, Bitcoin, and Ethereum—have around 1.5 million daily transactions. The increased ease and transparency drive cryptocurrency’s use it brings to financial transfers. While streamlining transactions saves consumers time and money, the underlying concept of transferring value has not changed. The […]

Clear Regulations are Essential for Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency has moved from a fringe interest to a prominent player in global financial markets. Unfortunately, American lawmakers are struggling to keep up, resulting in contradictory regulations and creating a hostile regulatory environment. Lawmakers need to create clear and transparent rules to facilitate cryptocurrency’s growth and establish the U.S.’ leadership in global markets. Under minimal […]

Does Infrastructure Bill Threaten U.S. Crypto Leadership?

On November 15th, 2021, President Biden signed the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill into law. Unfortunately, this bill contains poorly thought-through provisions that overregulate cryptocurrency and will ultimately stunt the growth of a burgeoning alternative currency. Between vague descriptions and confusing frameworks, the bill will only punish Americans for mining cryptocurrency and discourage American firms from innovating […]