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SEC Chair Gary Gensler (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)
Lido DAO Governance Token Surges on Armstrong Comments About SEC Staking Ban
The SEC has declined to comment on rumors that it intends to classify tokens that allow staking as securities.
SEC Chair Gary Gensler (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Brian Armstrong CEO Coinbase (CoinDesk)
Coinbase's CEO Cites 'Rumors' the SEC May Ban Crypto Staking for Retail Customers
"I hope that's not the case as I believe it would be a terrible path for the U.S. if that was allowed to happen," Brian Armstrong tweeted Wednesday.
CDCROP: Brian Armstrong CEO Coinbase (CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Brian Armstrong CEO Coinbase (CoinDesk)
Coinbase CEO Armstrong Confirms Street Expectations for a 50%-Plus Decline in Revenue in 2022
Analysts previously estimated Coinbase’s annual revenue in 2022 to drop to roughly $3.3 billion this year.
CDCROP: Brian Armstrong CEO Coinbase (CoinDesk)

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (Getty Images)
Binance's CEO Sows Doubt in Crypto Rival Coinbase and Digital Asset Manager Grayscale – Then Backtracks
Changpeng Zhao quickly deleted a tweet that called the companies' disclosures into question.
Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (Getty Images)

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Crypto News Roundup for Sept. 14, 2022
With bitcoin stabilizing quickly Wednesday after its steepest price drop since mid-August, plus a look at a notable stance the crypto exchange Coinbase is taking, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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CDCROP: Brian Armstrong CEO Coinbase (CoinDesk)
Brian Armstrong's Finest Hour: Backing Tornado Cash Suit Against Treasury
Coinbase could be putting itself at risk by suing the federal government over its sanction of the privacy-preserving Tornado Cash protocol.
CDCROP: Brian Armstrong CEO Coinbase (CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Kraken CEO Jesse Powell. (Kraken)
In Crypto Winter, Jesse Powell’s Pirate-King Leadership Style Might Be the New Normal
Less than 1% of employees have taken the CEO’s buyout offer since he laid down the law on culture. Do employees see Kraken as a “based” place to work, or just somewhere to ride out the bear market?
CDCROP: Kraken CEO Jesse Powell. (Kraken)

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Coinbase Starts Crypto Trading Services in India
The announcement was made at an event in India's tech hub Bengaluru.
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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (CoinDesk archives)
Coinbase Trading Vulnerability Exposed by White-Hat Hacker
Twitter user @Tree_of_Alpha notified the Coinbase team of the exploit and the exchange giant suspended trading on its new Advanced Trading platform.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (CoinDesk archives)

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (Steven Ferdman/Getty Images)
Coinbase Explains Guidelines for Removing Accounts and Content
"Our approach is to be free speech supporters, but not free speech martyrs," Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong wrote.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong (Steven Ferdman/Getty Images)