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Jonas Surmann of DeFi Chain at Mainnet 2022: How DeFi Will Weather Crypto Winter

Jonas Surmann, ambassador for DeFi Chain, sponsor of the Decrypting Mainnet booth at Messari Mainnet 2022, tells Decrypt’s Dan Roberts and Sander Lutz about why DeFi will weather the crypto winter, how DeFi Chain is building decentralized apps on top of the Bitcoin blockchain, and what could happen with regulation if the SEC views most DeFi tokens as securities…. Read more →

Miller Whitehouse-Levine of DeFi Education Fund Shares Reasons for Optimism on Crypto Regulation

DeFi Education Fund policy director Miller Whitehouse-Levine tells Decrypt’s Dan Roberts and Stacy Elliott in our Decrypting Mainnet series at Mainnet 2022 about how DeFi in some ways “came too early for the crypto ecosystem” and that some lawmakers see it as “hocus pocus, but there’s still reason for optimism. He also sees Bitcoin as “a DeFi protocol for payments. Read more →

Upbit Exchange Executive Welcomes Talk of Fresh Crypto Regulations

One of the top executives at Upbit, South Korea’s market-leading crypto exchange, has spoken out in favor of new crypto regulations both at home and abroad – and has suggested that while they may cause the markets more short-term pain, the industry is set to benefit in the long term….Read More: Upbit Exchange Executive Welcomes Talk of Fresh Crypto Regulations… Read more →

Crypto Trading and Mining Regulations Must Come in Same Bill, Says Top Russian Politician

The chief architect of Russia’s long-awaited crypto legislation has insisted that crypto trading regulations and new rules about the governance of the crypto mining sector must be addressed in the same bill. And the news could be good for Russian crypto miners – with tax breaks on the cards. Per the Russian news outlet Finmarket, Anatoly Aksakov, the head of the State Duma’s Financial Markets Committee, told attendees at the recent Kazan Digital Week 2022 forum:…Read More: Crypto Trading and Mining Regulations Must Come in Same Bill, Says Top Russian Politician… Read more →

Jamie Dimon Attacks Crypto Tokens as ‘Decentralized Ponzi Scheme’ But He’s Happy With Regulated Stablecoins

Jamie Dimon, the chairman and CEO of Wall Street investment bank JPMorgan, has taken another swing at cryptocurrencies, with a particular focus on bitcoin (BTC), telling the U.S. Congress that cryptos were “decentralized Ponzi schemes”. At the same time, Dimon said he accepts the added value of blockchain, decentralized finance (DeFi), “tokens that do something”, and regulated stablecoins…. Read more →