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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 | 11 months ago
Congress
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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 | 11 months ago
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 | 11 months ago
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 | 12 months ago
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 | 1 year ago
The Chairman Of The CFTC Might Just Have Brought The Bitcoin Crash To An End
Bitcoin Regulation

CFTC Commissioner: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies Are Not Going Away

Recent remarks from CFTC Commissioner, Rostin Behnam, reveal that US regulators are realizing that Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are here to stay because they’ll “become a part...

Allen Scott | 1 year ago
Bitcoin Price

Bitcoin Price is Being Manipulated, Says Forbes Macroeconomist

According to Peter Tchir, there is an ongoing manipulation of bitcoin price. What the macro and fixed income expert isn’t sure of is whether such price manipulations are against the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 year ago
Breaking News

U.S. Department of Justice Set to Probe Suspected Bitcoin Price...

There are unconfirmed reports that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has set up a probe to investigate suspected Bitcoin price manipulation activities. According to Bloomberg, four...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 year ago
Cryptocurrencies: Death by Regulation Strangulation
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Feds Eyeing Regulations to Hit Anonymity of Cryptocurrency

The feds are contemplating the potential for regulations which would essentially erode one of the most popular aspects of cryptocurrency – its anonymity. During a panel discussion...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
Bitcoin a ‘Valued Investment Opportunity’ Says Arizona State University Professor
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LedgerX Introduces CFTC Licensed Bitcoin Savings Accounts

LedgerX has introduced a Bitcoin savings product licensed by the CFTC. The Bitcoin asset management platform has designed this new product to cater to long-term hodlers. The LedgerX...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 year ago
Why Invest in Ethereum?
Ethereum

US Regulator Urges SEC to Clarify If Ethereum Tokens Are Securities

Wall Street continues to debate whether cryptocurrencies should be treated as securities or commodities. Ethereum, the world’s second most valuable cryptocurrency after Bitcoin...

Dieter Holger | 1 year ago
Bitcoin

CFTC Chairman: Bitcoin Suited for ‘Long-Term Buy and Hold...

CFTC Chairman Christophe Giancarlo went on record, saying that Bitcoin, alongside a lot of other cryptocurrencies share elements of different asset classes, regardless of whether...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago

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