SEC is considering crypto-linked climate disclosures for investors, Gensler told EU policymakers
SEC chair Gary Gensler said future global regulation of the sector must seek to protect investors and consumers engaging in crypto, guarding against illicit activity, and ensuring financial stability Getty Images
Wednesday September 1, 2021 2:27 pm
Gaps in US regulation of the cryptocurrency sector must be fixed if watchdogs are to sufficiently protect investors from harm, the US Securities and Exchange Commission chair Gary Gensler has said.
Speaking as he gave evidence to the European Parliament’s economic and monetary affairs committee on 1 September, the boss of the US’ top markets authority pledged to tackle the holes in its legislation.