2022 was a rocky year for cryptocurrency. Prices crashed, Terra collapsed, FTX went bankrupt, and – Solidus research now shows – regulators engaged in more crypto-related enforcement than in any other year in the industry’s history.
In this online report, we analyze the enforcement activities of the most prolific state and federal crypto regulators, gleaning insight into:
- How their enforcement pace changed in 2022 compared to 2021
- The types of organizations and violations they prioritized
- What court cases and rule changes may expand or reduce their authority in 2023