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Wu-Tang Clan are Releasing a Cryptocurrency in Honor of Ol’...

The seminal hip-hop group plan to honor the legacy of deceased group member Ol’ Dirty Bastard by releasing a cryptocurrency bearing his name. The Return of the WU 25 years ago as...

Eustace Cryptus | Oct 24, 2018 | 03:00
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Circle CEO Urges for Globally Coordinated Cryptocurrency Regulations

The CEO of investment application Circle has urged national regulators to develop coordinated legislation for the field of cryptocurrencies. The move follows the FATF decision to issue...

Georgi Georgiev | Oct 23, 2018 | 22:00
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Bitcoin Con Artist Docked for $2.5 Million By U.S. Federal Court

A U.S. Federal Court recently indicted Gelfman Blueprint Inc. (GBI) and its CEO Nicholas Gelfman to the tune of $2.5 million for running a Bitcoin Ponzi scheme. The matter is the first...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Oct 20, 2018 | 19:00
The Chairman Of The CFTC Might Just Have Brought The Bitcoin Crash To An End
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U.S. Court Cements Commodity Verdict On Cryptocurrency After Landmark...

A US court has formally dismissed an attempt to stop the country’s commodities regulator prosecuting an alleged cryptocurrency fraudster, ruling that such assets are commodities...

Wilma Woo | Oct 04, 2018 | 17:00
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CFTC Chairman: Two-Thirds of Fiat Currency ‘Not Worth Paper...

The head of the US regulator Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) sees Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies helping consumers escape fiat currency in the majority of the world by...

Wilma Woo | Oct 02, 2018 | 14:00
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‘Pivot to Asia,’ says Arrington After SEC Subpoena

Noted Crypto investor Michael Arrington announced in a Friday tweet that his firm Arrington XRP Capital is no longer investing in U.S. token deals. The news comes after the firm...

Erich Grant | Sep 29, 2018 | 21:00
'Nothing At All' Going on With Crypto Regulation, Says D.C. Insider
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‘Nothing At All’ Going on With Crypto Regulation, Says...

Despite the growing importance of the cryptocurrency industry, the US government’s position on crypto regulation remains frustratingly opaque. According to a D.C. insider, a movement...

Erich Grant | Sep 29, 2018 | 06:00
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US Judge Rules Cryptocurrencies Are CFTC-Regulated Commodities

A federal judge ruled that cryptocurrencies meet the definition of commodities within the regulatory framework of the US Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)...

Georgi Georgiev | Sep 27, 2018 | 23:00
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Three Pro-Cryptocurrency Bills to Be Introduced to Congress

Three pieces of legislation will be brought before Congress by the co-chair of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus. Their intent is to streamline the growing industry by introducing...

Georgi Georgiev | Sep 22, 2018 | 19:00
The Chairman Of The CFTC Might Just Have Brought The Bitcoin Crash To An End
Bitcoin Regulation

CFTC Chairman Urges ‘Do No Harm’ Approach To...

Comparing the development of cryptocurrencies to that of the Internet, the Chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) J. Christopher Giancarlo holds that...

Georgi Georgiev | Sep 15, 2018 | 18:00
Ethereum

Ethereum Price and Usage Disappoint Despite ETH Futures Rumors

CBOE could launch Ethereum (ETH) futures by the end of 2018 if US regulators approve its product, anonymous sources told Business Insider August 30. ‘Getting Comfortable’...

Wilma Woo | Aug 31, 2018 | 18:00
Gary Gensler: From CFTC Chair to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Educator
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Gary Gensler: From CFTC Chair to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency...

Gary Gensler was chairman of the U.S Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) between 2009 and 2014, right after the global financial crisis. Today, Gensler is part of MIT’s...

Melanie Kramer | Jul 23, 2018 | 01:00

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