U.s. commodity futures trading commission bitcoin

Bitcoin will now be classed as a commodity in the U.S. along with gold and oil, according to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), which has started to clamp down on unregistered firms Commodity Futures Trading Commission - CFTC: An independent U.S. federal agency established by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Act of 1974. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission The world's largest futures exchange, CME, announces it has completed self-certification with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to launch its bitcoin futures contract on Dec. 18.; The news

3 Oct 2018 2018, Senior Judge Rya W. Zobel of the U.S. District Court for the District of James McDonald, CFTC Director of Enforcement, commenting on the is futures trading in virtual currencies (specifically involving Bitcoin). “The fact that an OECD country is recognizing BTC as a 'fungible' asset is progress — a wake-up call to banks, institutional investors, regulators that Bitcoin 17 Sep 2015 The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued its first action against an unregistered bitcoin options trading platform,  1 Oct 2019 The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charged Jon Barry Thompson, the head of a Bitcoin escrow service, with a 

2 Oct 2018 On September 26, Judge Rya W. Zobel of the U.S. District Court for the the SEC and the CFTC filed parallel complaints in the U.S. District Court for bitcoin, alleging violations of the federal securities and commodities laws.

5 Oct 2015 taken by the CFTC with respect to Bitcoin transactions and because the non- deliverable forward based on Bitcoin and U.S. Dollars, and six  18 Sep 2015 The US government's Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has declared that virtual currency like Bitcoin is officially recognized as  12 Dec 2017 However, in September of 2015, the U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) eliminated the guesswork officially designating  18 Sep 2015 The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced on Thursday that it finds Bitcoin and other virtual currencies “are  21 Sep 2017 The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed civil fraud charges against a New York man and his company over an alleged 

Below are resources for market participants and customers on virtual currency and the CFTC's role in oversight of this emerging innovation. Podcasts. Chamber of 

1 Oct 2019 The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charged Jon Barry Thompson, the head of a Bitcoin escrow service, with a  In 2015, the CFTC came forward and defined Bitcoin and other virtual currencies as commodities under the U.S. Commodity Exchange Act.1. Defining 

In the United States commodities futures market the CFTC (Commodities Futures Trading Commission) publishes a regularly publishes a commitment of traders 

determined to be commodities under the Commodity. Exchange Act (CEA). Does the CFTC oversee Bitcoin? The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission's. 3 Oct 2018 2018, Senior Judge Rya W. Zobel of the U.S. District Court for the District of James McDonald, CFTC Director of Enforcement, commenting on the is futures trading in virtual currencies (specifically involving Bitcoin). “The fact that an OECD country is recognizing BTC as a 'fungible' asset is progress — a wake-up call to banks, institutional investors, regulators that Bitcoin 17 Sep 2015 The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued its first action against an unregistered bitcoin options trading platform,  1 Oct 2019 The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charged Jon Barry Thompson, the head of a Bitcoin escrow service, with a 

12 Jun 2018 US Commodity Futures Trading Commission issues Staff Advisory on for virtual currency derivative contracts at 5 bitcoin, or the equivalent 

18 Sep 2015 The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced on Thursday that it finds Bitcoin and other virtual currencies “are  21 Sep 2017 The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed civil fraud charges against a New York man and his company over an alleged 

6 Feb 2018 Christopher Giancarlo, Chairman, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. All executive sessions are webcast live and will not be available  In the United States commodities futures market the CFTC (Commodities Futures Trading Commission) publishes a regularly publishes a commitment of traders  5 Oct 2015 taken by the CFTC with respect to Bitcoin transactions and because the non- deliverable forward based on Bitcoin and U.S. Dollars, and six