Former CFTC chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo has some new remarks regarding his Digital Dollar initiative, speaking in Davos.
Davos: Giancarlo’s Digital Dollar Project Will Focus on Benefits of a US CBDC
J. Christopher Giancarlo, ex-CFTC chairman aka “Crypto Dad” has started a think tank to promote the blockchain-based U.S. dollar.
Ex-CFTC Chairman to Promote Blockchain-Based USD in New Think Tank
Bitcoin and Ether are commodities, while the status of XRP is still unclear, CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert believes.
Bitcoin and ETH Are Commodities, While XRP’s Status Is Unclear, CFTC Says
Former Bakkt CEO and Georgia's new Senator Kelly Loeffler will help oversee major financial regulator responsible for commodities trading — including BTC.
Former Bakkt CEO and New US Senator Loeffler Will Help Oversee CFTC
The CFTC is having trouble locating a man allegedly responsible for a cryptocurrency Ponzi scheme worth over $140 million.
CFTC Cannot Locate Man Responsible for Over $140 Million Crypto Ponzi
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CME and Bakkt saw record trading volumes on their respective Bitcoin futures contracts as both exchanges look to introduce BTC options.
US Bitcoin Derivatives Market, Highlights of 2019
United States-based cryptocurrency brokerage BitOoda has secured $7 million in funding from investors including former senior investment exec at JPMorgan.
SEC-Licensed Broker-Dealer BitOoda Secures $7M Seed Funding