A broker-dealer settled FINRA charges for failing to (i) implement reasonably designed AML policies, (ii) identify and respond to potentially manipulative trading and (iii) establish sufficient market access controls and procedures.
A California-based broker-dealer settled FINRA charges for failing to maintain adequate supervisory protocols regarding outside business activities and private securities transactions and for failing to comply with a FinCEN mandated audit.
President Joseph R. Biden signed an "Executive Order on Ensuring Responsible Development of Digital Assets," which outlined a "first ever, whole-of-government approach" to address the risks and potential benefits of digital assets.
A derivative exchange specializing in the trading of products based on virtual currencies settled CFTC and FinCEN charges for operating as an unregistered futures commission merchant and for Bank Secrecy Act violations.
A firm providing execution and routing services to broker-dealers settled FINRA and NYSE Arca charges for failing to establish, document and maintain a supervisory system, and for certification failures regarding the firm's regulatory risk management controls.