Kenya’s Electoral Commission to Adopt Blockchain for Enhanced Vote Integrity

Kenya’s Electoral Commission to Adopt Blockchain for Enhanced Vote Integrity

Advertisement The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission of Kenya (IEBC) has announced plans to utilize blockchain technology to offer real-time polling results and thus improve vote integrity and trust in the voting process. Speaking in a statement, IEBC chairperson Wafula Chebukati said that the technology will be used to give presidential candidates secure access to…

As Cryptocurrency Exchanges Seek ATS Licenses, SEC Vows Enhanced Oversight

As Cryptocurrency Exchanges Seek ATS Licenses, SEC Vows Enhanced Oversight

Advertisement The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has vowed that it will enforce enhanced oversight and transparency requirements on alternative trading systems (ATS), just as a number of cryptocurrency exchanges are pursuing these licenses. The SEC on Wednesday announced that it had voted to adopt amendments to the ATS regulatory framework, rules that it…