The Challenge of Regulating Decentralized Networks (and Exchanges)

Priya Aiyar, former acting general counsel of the Treasury Department, is a partner at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP Regulating cryptocurrencies today poses many of the same questions that regulation of the internet posed in the 1990s.  Is it a matter of applying existing regulation to new facts, or coming up with a new body … Read more

The Paths to Crypto Asset Regulation and Innovation

The Paths to Crypto Asset Regulation and Innovation  Sagar Sarbhai is Head of Regulatory Relations for APAC and the Middle East, Ripple
; Ryan Zagone is Director of Regulatory Relations, Ripple
 Regulatory certainty is a critical prerequisite and catalyst for technology adoption in financial services. Certainty makes clear the rules of the road and spurs investment … Read more

Systemically important cryptocurrency networks

Systemically Important Cryptocurrency Networks  Tim Swanson is the founder of Post Oak Labs. For self-serving reasons there has been an enormous amount of revisionism that Satoshi built Bitcoin in direct response to the Great Financial Crisis.  But Satoshi explained that the coding for it began in mid-2007, which was months before any of the now … Read more