Roger M. Brown

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In this issue: • The Blockchain Effect: NASA, IoT, Supply Chain and State InitiativesBlockchain Announcements From Traditional Financial Institutions and Emerging PlatformsCryptocurrency Exchanges and Payment Providers Announce New ProductsCryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, Crypto-Malware and Wallet Vulnerabilities ExposedInternational Regulators Target Cryptocurrency Exchanges, ICOs and Tax ComplianceTax Analysis: Crypto Thefts; Market Declines – Strategies to Manage Losses The Blockchain Effect: NASA, IoT, Supply Chain and State Initiatives By:…
In this issue: • New Cryptocurrency Financial Products and Platforms AnnouncedAn FBI Raid, the $11 Billion Bitcoin Case, and Other Enforcement and Regulatory Actions in the U.S. and AbroadHackers Strike With 51 Percent Attack and Crypto-Mining MalwareTax Analysis: Token Taxonomy Act Would Allow Tax-Free Exchanges of Virtual CurrenciesTax Analysis: Impact of Increases to Crypto Trading and Organized Exchanges New Cryptocurrency Financial Products and Platforms Announced  By: Simone
  In this issue: • Multiple Studies Analyze Recent Cryptocurrency Market TrendsStablecoins, “Trading Pairs” and Other Developments in Cryptocurrency PaymentsThreat Update: Ransomware, Crypto-mining Malware, BTMs and ICO Fraud SchemesBlockchain Enterprise Developments in France, Spain and South KoreaUK Issues Cryptocurrency Guidance; US Issues RemainMonetizing Positions in Cryptoassets Without Triggering Taxable Gain or Loss Multiple Studies Analyze Recent Cryptocurrency Market Trends By: Robert A. Musiala Jr. A…
In this issue: • Blockchain Transport Applications, Public Sector Initiatives, Protocol and Market Developments • Capital Markets Initiatives Continue as US Congress Issues New Research and Two New Bills • Blockchain Payments Networks Evolve, New Cryptocurrency Exchange Lands in US • SEC Achieves Settlements, FATF Evaluates UK, Regulator Actions in Denmark and New Zealand • Tax Analysis: Securitized Tokens Backed by Real Property or Other Assets Blockchain Transport Applications, Public Sector Initiatives, Protocol and Market…
In this issue: • Satisfying Tax and Other Liabilities With CryptocurrencyNew SEC ICO Enforcement and Developments on Unregistered Securities, Fraud, Promotions and the Howey TestInternational Crypto Crime Developments, OFAC Lists Bitcoin Addresses, Cyberattacks and Fraud Schemes UncoveredCryptocurrencies Continue to Permeate Capital Markets as Blockchain Permeates Settlement SystemsBlockchain Enterprise Announcements in BaaS, Supply Chain, Voting, Smart Contracts Satisfying Tax and Other Liabilities With Cryptocurrency By: Roger M. Brown
Recently proposed IRS regulations materially change the way stock and assets of foreign corporations that are “controlled foreign corporations” (CFCs) can be used to support debt of U.S. affiliates. In the commercial lending market, this has the potential to impact long-standing approaches to obtaining guarantees and collateral from CFCs.  In some cases, this may lower a company’s cost of borrowing or provide additional collateral support, particularly in asset-backed/borrowing base loan structures.…