SEC has no authority over crypto, CFTC commissioner argues

Amid the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) expanding the scope of oversight of the cryptocurrency industry, a commissioner with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) argued that crypto regulation doesn’t fall under the SEC’s jurisdiction.

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Akon’s Akoin pilot heralded success, eyes countrywide rollout in Kenya

Akoin, the cryptocurrency project developed by Senegalese-American singer Akon, has achieved success in its initial pilot testing at western Kenya’s Mwale Medical Technology City, or MMTC, preparing for a national rollout in the near future.

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New Spanish bill aims to enable mortgage payments in crypto

Spanish lawmakers are backing a new legal initiative to legitimize the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry by proposing a new bill on digital transformation.
The new draft bill was introduced by Spanish political party the People’s Party (PP).

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