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DeFi projects could come under SEC's oversight, says chairman Gensler

DeFi projects could come under SEC’s oversight, says chairman Gensler

advertisement Gary Gensler, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has said that the agency could regulate decentralized finance (DeFi) projects. Specifically, DeFi projects that reward participants with valuable tokens or similar incentives could be regulated, no matter how “decentralized” they say they are, Gensler said in an interview with the Wall Street …

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Why these Ethereum L2 scaling solutions are worth watching out for

Matic & Loopring: Why these projects matter to Ethereum’s performance

With ETH’s price back in the $2900 range, there has been a lot of debate on the level of security Layer 2s provide, their long-term ROI, and the sustainability of their price rally. After crossing the $4000 level on May 12, the price dropped, several times and the scaling solutions’ have rallied. Consider the analogy, …

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Ethereum projects have received nearly $25 million in grant money to date

Ethereum projects have received nearly $25 million in grant money to date

More than 150 Ethereum projects have received nearly $25 million in total grant money to date. The Ethereum Foundation is the biggest donor, awarding over $21 million of the total amount, according to a study by The Block’s Steven Zheng. The foundation is followed by the Ethereum Community Fund, Aragon Foundation, ConsenSys and Protocol Labs. …

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New alliance launches to connect DeFi projects with Chicago crypto trading firms

New alliance launches to connect DeFi projects with Chicago crypto trading firms

A group of Chicago-based crypto trading shops is coming together to connect more closely with Open Finance (DeFi) projects. Volt Capital, Jump Trading, CMT Trading and DRW Trading launched today the Chicago DeFi Alliance (CDA. The organization, announced late Tuesday in a blog post, seeks to bring together the Chicago-based trading firms and DeFi projects from …

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