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…

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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”…

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CFTC commissioner Rostin Behnam emphasized that regulators must understand distributed ledger tech before regulating it. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-commissioner-highlights-dlt-use-cases-in-speech-to-regulators/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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Smart contract coders could be held liable for providing predictive “event contracts” on a blockchain, a CFTC commissioner has said. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-official-warns-smart-contract-designers-over-predictive-code/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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CFTC Chair Christopher Giancarlo said the cryptocurrency market will mature as institutional investors enter the space. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-chair-giancarlo-says-institutional-investors-will-help-crypto-mature/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Panelists at a CFTC meeting explained that stronger regulations or self-enforcement may help protect crypto investors. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-meeting-hears-renewed-calls-for-crypto-self-regulation/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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CFTC Charges Two Defendants for Defrauding Investors and Impersonation of CFTC Officials The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a suit against two defendants for the allegedly fraudulent solicitation of Bitcoin (BTC), according to…

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The CFTC has filed charges against two individuals for allegedly impersonating the regulator in an effort to defraud bitcoin investors. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-fraudsters-misled-investors-and-impersonated-regulators-cftc-alleges/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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A U.S. judge has sided with the Commodity and Futures Trading Commission in a fraud lawsuit, ruling cryptocurrencies are commodities. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-judge-sides-with-cftc-ruling-cryptos-are-commodities/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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