Category: Jeremy Allaire

Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire: Crypto Space Needs Regulatory Certainty

The cryptocurrency space needs regulatory certainty and the current definition of cryptocurrency is too broad, said the CEO of crypto finance startup CIrcle, Jeremy Allaire, in a blog post on May 20. Allaire’s statement comes in the wake of the “geofencing”  of nine different coins for United States-based clients of […]

SEC’s guidance prompts more questions than answers, says Circle’s Jeremy Allaire after Poloniex geo-fencing episode

Circle-acquired Poloniex, the US-based cryptocurrency exchange’s decision to geofence nine digital assets on its platform was met with criticism from some of the most prominent figures in the community. Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of Circle has, however, come out in support of Poloniex’s decision, stating that it was in response […]

Poloniex delists nine crypto-assets for US customers citing regulatory uncertainty

Many prominent faces in the crypto-community have been advocating changes in US law and regulations for the effective inclusion of cryptocurrencies in the financial realm. However, in yet another blow to the crypto-world, regulatory uncertainty in the US market has led to the delisting of nine cryptocurrencies from the leading […]

IMF Spring Meetings: Digital Money Is Imminent, But No Decentralization in Sight

The custodians of global financial order have been prominent in crypto news recently. The weekend kicked off with the announcement of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) joining forces with the World Bank to launch a private blockchain coupled with a “quasi-cryptocurrency” for training purposes, then continued with the Spring Meetings of the two […]

Circle CEO: Crypto Industry Is About Fundamental Redesign of Functioning of Civic Society

The crypto and blockchain industry is about a fundamental redesign of the basics of how civic society will ultimately function, according to Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire. The CEO provided his stance at a recent panel within the 2019 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund […]

Christine Lagarde Pits Circle Against JPMorgan in IMF Debate

A panel Wednesday featuring JPMorgan and Circle was set up by Christine Lagarde as a face-off between incumbent and disruptor. The managing director of the International Monetary Fund designated roles for each person on her panel of four. In the incumbent corner: two regulators and JPMorgan. In the other: crypto fintech […]

Circle is weathering crypto-winter like every other crypto company, says CEO; refutes valuation rumours

Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of Circle, spoke to Fortune Studios about the company’s activities, and plans for the future, while also discussing how the company weathered the crypto bear market over the years. Allaire explained that all companies in the crypto business were undergoing the same issue as Circle, and […]