The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)’s Technology Advisory Committee met today, hosting back-to-back panels on the subject of cryptocurrencies, blockchain and regulation. The meeting brought together influential figures from both…

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Marc Hochstein is the managing editor of CoinDesk. The views expressed here are his own, so don’t blame his co-workers. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered…

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The Ontario Securities Commission has approved Canada’s first blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF), set to launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange next week. Harvest Portfolios, an independent Canadian investment management company,…

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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is developing a “heightened review process” for cryptocurrency futures though it will continue to allow exchanges to self-certify products, Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo announced…

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Two U.S. financial regulators are increasing their agencies’ commitment to bringing closer scrutiny to the country’s cryptocurrency industry. In a Wall Street Journal op-ed published yesterday, both the Securities and Exchange…

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