U.S. Behind on Cryptocurrency Rules as Facebook Presses Ahead, Top Lawmaker Says
July 10, 2019 – The Street
Unlike the dollar, the value of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin isn’t directly governed by the U.S. central bank or subject to the political whims that often buffets federal finances — a factor that makes them more attractive to many of their biggest adherents.
Yet in just the past 12 months, investments in cryptocurrency-related assets have roughly tripled to about $14.4 billion, according to industry tracker Crypto Fund Research…;