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US Securities and Exchange Commission announces plans to bolster crypto division as SEC Director promises new unit will be ‘at the forefront of protecting investors’

By Elizabeth Hearst for AMLi

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has revealed plans to bolster its Crypto Assets and Cyber Unit by allocating an additional 20 positions to the unit. 

SEC Director of Enforcement, Gurbir Grewal said the unit would be “at the forefront of protecting investors and ensuring fair and orderly markets in the face of these critical challenges.”

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