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Task force will develop guidance for cryptocurrency fraud investigations in USA

U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order creating a task force that will focus in part on developing guidance for cryptocurrency fraud investigations, reported CoinDesk.

An executive order signed by President Donald Trump listed the Justice Department and agencies including the SEC, the Federal Trade Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as leaders of the new task force which has “cyber fraud” and “digital currency fraud” at the top of its assignments.

It is expected that the task force will submit a report on this issue to the presidential administration and will cooperate with another task force that was previously organized by the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC).

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