The SEC chair spoke of the agency's desire to "stitch together" consumer protection for tokens sold as securities and tokens sold as commodities.
Victory Capital revealed its plans to enter the crypto market in June through a private fund tracking the NCI aimed at accredited investors.
Gensler said he believes crypto trading platforms might already have securities listed.
Gensler did not comment on the potential approval of a crypto exchange-traded fund.
The fund cannot be traded throughout the day as an ETF or stock can, but it signals a positive move towards the SEC’s view of bitcoin.
The fund manager filed a proposal with the SEC to list the Global X Bitcoin Trust on the Cboe BZX Exchange.
A U.S. judge ordered William H. Hinman, the former chief of the commission's corporate finance division, to sit for questioning.
But commissioners Elad Roisman and Hester Peirce said the regulator missed the chance to define which touted assets were securities.
The SEC instituted proceedings on whether to approve the WisdomTree bitcoin ETF application, effectively delaying any firm decision by a few months.
The fund joins the company's Bitcoin Trust and Ethereum Trust as reporting products.
The 30-year-old Greek man allegedly sold fake insider trading tips on AlphaBay.
One insider bought 35,000 shares of the company’s stock, which pumped on the news, selling after the announcement was formalized.
The Democrat senator said in a letter to SEC Chair Gary Gensler that she needs answers by July 28.
The agency has extended its initial 45-day review period.
The SEC could use the ETF approval process to improve trading integrity on crypto exchanges, said Timothy Massad.