Tag: cftc

  • ethereum network
    Crypto

    Ethereum Consensus Shift Could Delay Any Derivatives Products

    The biggest thing on the launch pad this year is the Bakkt crypto exchange which is currently in a holding pattern while US government employees twiddle their thumbs during Trump’s shutdown. Several other contenders are hopeful about Ethereum futures but according to one crypto exchange boss they are...

    Martin Young | January 17, 2019 | 8:00 am
  • US closed
    Industry

    Record US Government Shutdown Prolongs Crypto Winter

    If things were not bad enough in crypto land the US government is adding to its woes. The longest shutdown in history is taking its toll on the economy, innovation and the crypto industry. The Waiting Game Continues Regulators are no friends of those in the blockchain and...

    Martin Young | January 16, 2019 | 8:30 am
  • Bitcoin
    Bitcoin

    DoJ Bitcoin Manipulation Probe Homes in on Tether and Bitfinex

    Tether Burns Half a Billion USDT Coins in an Act of RedemptionAn ongoing criminal probe into potential Bitcoin price manipulation conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice has begun to take a closer look at how Tether and crypto exchange Bitfinex may have played a role in Bitcoin’s...

    Tony Spilotro | November 20, 2018 | 8:00 pm
  • Blockchain
    Blockchain

    US Regulator Wants to Adopt Blockchain to Maintain Pace with Market Manipulators

    The chair of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has said that he wants to adopt blockchain to “keep pace with those who attempt to defraud, distort, or manipulate” financial markets. CFTC Chairman Giancarlo Envisions Compliance Built into Business Operations Through Smart Contracts J. Christopher Giancarlo spoke...

    Ricardo Esteves | November 9, 2018 | 12:00 am
  • SEC
    Crypto

    In EtherDelta Case, SEC Hints Most Ethereum Based Tokens are Securities

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has officially charged Zachary Coburn, the founder of cryptocurrency exchange EtherDelta, for operating an unregistered securities exchange. The regulatory agency’s move to charge Coburn comes amidst a greater trend of increasing regulation over the cryptocurrency industry. In a press release today, the SEC...

    Cole Petersen | November 8, 2018 | 5:00 pm
  • bull run
    Bitcoin

    Is a Year End Bitcoin Bullrun Coming? December Arrival for Bakkt BTC Futures

    The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), will list and enable trading of the new Bakkt Bitcoin (USD) Daily Futures Contract on December 12, 2018. What is even exciting about this new announcement is that the Bakkt Bitcoin (USD) Daily Futures Contract will be physically settled for Bitcoin through the ICE’s...

    Dalmas Ngetich | October 23, 2018 | 11:15 am

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