Another Cryptocurrency Hearing on Capitol Hill: This One Felt Different


This episode is sponsored by Quantstamp, and KuCoin.

On this week’s “Money Reimagined” podcast, Michael Casey and Sheila Warren focus on with CoinDesk’s managing editor of worldwide coverage and regulation, Nikhilesh De, his current evaluate of one other cryptocurrency-themed listening to on Capitol Hill by the House Financial Services Committee.

“Today’s hearing is part of this committee’s ongoing [effort]” to know crypto and the problems round it.’ Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), the committee chairwoman, acknowledged as she kicked off the listening to.

Financial inclusion gave the impression to be a giant promoting level from the trade representatives, however had been the congressmen and girls shopping for it? And but although the tone was comparatively extra optimistic then earlier than, regulation appeared to nonetheless stay a serious difficulty.

For extra data and an examination of the intersection of cryptocurrency and authorities, learn Nik De’s e-newsletter State of Crypto.

This episode was produced and edited by Michele Musso with bulletins by Adam B. Levine. Our theme tune is “Shepard.”