26 Jan '16, 4pm

Coin Center Releases Bitcoin Report for Securities Regulators

Coin Center Releases Bitcoin Report for Securities Regulators

Coin Center, a US-based non-profit research and advocacy centre for cryptocurrencies, released a paper today offering a guide framework for the regulation of cryptocurrencies as securities. Authored by Peter Van Valkenburgh, Coin Center's director of research, the paper presents a framework based on the Howey test for an investment contract, as well as the underlying policy goals of securities regulation. Coin Center's work, says Van Valkenburgh, found that several "key variables" within the software underlying a cryptocurrency, and in the community that runs and maintains that software, are indicative of investor or user risk. The paper examines these variables, and explains them in depth. Further it maps them to the "four prongs" of the Howey test to determine when a cryptocurrency resembles a security and might therefore be regulated as such. Larger, more decentralized ...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/coin-center-bitcoin-securities-re...

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