Technology

Disintermediation and Decentralization in Financial Markets

Disintermediation and Decentralization in Financial Markets

Fintech promises to decentralize and democratize financial markets, but consumer protection and regulation are still needed.

The Trading Game

The Trading Game

The gamification of financial trading apps should be cultivated, not criticized.

The U.S. Digital Identity Crisis

The U.S. Digital Identity Crisis

A national digital identity framework is key to unlocking equitable financial technology.

Did Reddit Break the U.S. Securities Markets?

Did Reddit Break the U.S. Securities Markets?

The GameStop frenzy raises questions about the adequacy of securities market plumbing.

More Data, More Problems

More Data, More Problems

The SEC should promote data standardization to protect investors from information overload.

Regulation in the Era of Fintech

Regulation in the Era of Fintech

As technology revolutionizes the financial sector, experts discuss how policymakers should respond.

A Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Passport System Is Still Premature

A Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Passport System Is Still Premature

Questions of equity, access, and privacy demand answers before a vaccine passport will work.

Regulation of AI Should Reflect Current Experience

Regulation of AI Should Reflect Current Experience

Federal guidance on artificial intelligence needs additions to ensure the U.S. has a seat at the international table.

Tech Companies Need Their Social Licenses

Tech Companies Need Their Social Licenses

Social license and the bundling of laws and resources can constrain tech companies from aggressive maneuvering.

A Proposed Rule to Secure the Digital Economy

A Proposed Rule to Secure the Digital Economy

A Department of Commerce proposal would establish broad authority to block threats to digital security.

Regulating Mobile Medical Applications

Regulating Mobile Medical Applications

As mobile medical applications continue to proliferate, regulators lack a solid framework for oversight.

Regulating Beyond the Christchurch Call

Regulating Beyond the Christchurch Call

International response to Christchurch attack shows the complexity of restricting online extremist content.