bitcoin as currency

The CFTC has announced that digital currencies can be officially deemed commodities in the US, following settlement of a case against a bitcoin options trading exchange Coinflip.

‘Bitcoin Can Be an Asset But Not a Currency,’ Says People’s Bank of China Adviser
July 7th, 2017

Sheng Songcheng doubts if bitcoin can become a means of exchange that could meet modern economic development needs.

Bitcoin Is Now Officially Defined as a Commodity, Says CFTC
September 18th, 2015

The CFTC has announced that digital currencies can be officially deemed commodities in the US, following settlement of a case against a bitcoin options trading exchange Coinflip.