Basis, the most well-funded stablecoin startup, says it couldn’t overcome regulatory hurdles and is returning money to its investors. Numerai, a next-gen hedge fund, plans to decentralize its platform by destroying the keys to the smart contract controlling its token supply. The Finney phone should begin shipping next month. It aims to stand out from the rest with a built-in cold storage wallet. Following SEC Chairman Jay Clayton’s fireside chat at Consensus: Invest, we invited three crypto law experts to unpack what was said. Alabama’s securities agency has lead the way on enforcement against ICO fraudsters, using investigation techniques pioneered chasing gun runners.