Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen Calls For Crypto Regulation In Speech – April 7

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Current Bitcoin Price$43,523

Bitcoin price has failed to hold the $44,000 level over the last 24 hours, falling into the $43,000s – and even scraping into the $42,000 range overnight.

Top-20 altcoins have somewhat stabilized following yesterday’s slide, as Ethereum gains less than 1%, BNB bounces 3% and XRP rises 2%.

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👉 Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen Calls For Crypto Regulation In Speech

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has called for cryptocurrency regulation in a speech today, citing a need to reduce risks and fraud in the space.

Yellen emphasized that the government needs to create “tech neutral” regulations that ensure “responsible innovation”, that focus on impact to households and businesses, rather than the underlying technology.

The speech was delivered at American University’s Kogod School of Business Center for Innovation.

👉 Cash App Rolls Out Feature To Auto-Invest A Portion Of Your Paycheck In BTC

Block’s Cash App has rolled out three new services, including providing the ability to automatically allocate a portion of your paycheck to purchase Bitcoin.

The other two features include the ability to round up payments to the nearest dollar. to buy Bitcoin with the difference, as well as the ability to receive Lightning Network payments within the app.

👉 UFC To Pay Bitcoin Bonuses To Athletes Via Fan-Vote

The UFC will be paying Bitcoin bonuses to three fan-voted winners each fight night, beginning at this weekend’s UFC 273. Voting will be facilitated by

Fans will be permitted three votes per card, with prelim fighters also eligible for the prizes. First, second and third place winners will receive $30,000, $20,000 and $10,000 worth of Bitcoin, respectively.