Market Cap:
BTC Dominance:

Latest CFTC News


Six banks sign up for IBM Blockchain payment network

Amandeep Sonewane | Mar. 19, 2019
CFTC Chair made bullish crypto remarks on blockchain mentioning them as the phenomenon for the transformation of financial markets.
CFTC Wins Lawsuit Against Forex Broker JAFX
Sanmi Adeagbo | Feb. 5, 2019
The United states Commodity Futures Trading Commission has secured an order of permanent injunction order against an unregistered broker - JAFX.
Bakkt, a digital asset exchange in which many investors have high hopes, has recently announced completing the first round of fundraising with a result of $ 182.5 million has completed. What is known about this new exchange so far and what are its plans for the next year?
What Blockchain Projects Investors Pay for ?
Maya Mandzikasvili | Dec. 19, 2018
Although the speculative cryptocurrency market calmed down due to the pressure from the governmental financial regulators, investments in blockchain-based startups continue to grow. During 2018 over 4 billion dollars were invested in such projects. According to the crypto market analysts, instead of going through the initial coin offerings (ICO), more venture capital is now turning to the blockchain startups as the new form of investment.
The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has recently asked the public to provide their input on the guidance of Ethereum (ETH) blockchain.
In the D.C. Fintech Week Conference at Georgetown University held last week, J. Christopher Giancarlo, the chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) gave a speech on the distributed ledger technology (DLT) and its role in automating the regulations for derivative markets.
Charges of forging documents and official seals are among the reasons that stood behind SEC’s decision, after having issued similar ones and warnings to other companies and investors in a similar context.
According to Bloomberg Oct. 15, Gary Gensler- Former chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), said that most tokens sold through Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) should be regarded as securities.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has terminated a pre-planned Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for not obtaining an SEC approval- the agency reported in a press release Oct. 11.
CFTC files charges against 8 unregistered firms in the US, while simultaneously issuing fines for 4 other firms. Which firms have been singled out by the US regulatory body this time?
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has released the Commitments of Traders (COT) report. What does CFTC COT Report mean for cryptocurrency market?
The news about US CFTC Crypto price manipulation probe has pushed cryptocurrency markets into red territory. The US regulator has commenced an investigation into four major cryptocurrency exchanges; Bitstamp, Coinbase, itBit, and Kraken.