Stablecoins in trading have been essential to both Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and SEC Chairman Gensler., with Yellen focusing on corporate taxes necessary for jurisdiction shopping eradication.
However, Gary Gensler faced the members of the European Parliament, respectively the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, to emphasize the technological and financial developments that are closing the gap between the American and European markets.
In this virtually scheduled conference, Gensler underlines the over 2 trillion dollar assets that the cryptocurrency sector has created, a sector that works nonstop. He goes so far as to associate today’s advancements with the height of the internet in the 1990s.
When asked about programs to protect investor interests, Gensler expounded on the premise of such technologies already existing, that hinder money laundering, however made sure to include the hardware and software of the platform as key components for all-around safety.
With financiers giving more importance to climate-friendly investments, projects, and sustainability, the ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) and Green Finance’s announcements were of pressing matters to the parliament members, growing pressure from both governments and climate change itself.
The interests of the Biden Administration were a focal point of Gensler despite efforts of a global outreach.