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The U.S. derivatives regulator is studying whether it should regulate virtual currencies, its chief said on March 11, 2014, as regulators across the globe start taking the emerging technology more seriously.

May 14th, 2018

The XRP Symbol project has been initiated to assign XRP tokens a Unicode-compliant currency sign.

May 8th, 2018

After showing a rapid surge last week, the price of Ethereum continues growing, while the future status of the cryptocurrency is still uncertain.

May 3rd, 2018

Ohanian says that the flexibility that the Ethereum platform provides its developer to build decentralized applications makes it to be a bigger bet over Bitcoin.

April 24th, 2018

A former US Government regulator and Goldman Sachs partner, Gary Gensiern believes that unlike Bitcoin, the other major altcoins Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple (XRP) should be considered unregistered securities.

February 15th, 2018

The CFTC is looking for a collective effort from several private as well as government players in order to form the regulatory framework around cryptos while protecting investor’s interests.

February 8th, 2018

During the Yahoo Finance All-Markets Summit that took place on Feb. 7 in New York City, a top U.S. financial regulator had stuck an upbeat tune about the practice of formal self-regulation within robust cryptocurrency ecosystem.

February 7th, 2018

The heads of both the institutions sounded much positive on the Blockchain technology and talked about the need of regulatory approach while dealing with cryptos.

January 31st, 2018

Tether is yet to come clean on its alleged involvement with Bitfinex exchange and issuing USDT tokens which are alleged to have been not backed by the U.S Dollar.

December 1st, 2017

CME Group Inc has just announced that it will launch its Bitcoin Futures contract on December 18 to provide a regulated trading platform for the cryptocurrency futures market.

LedgerX to be the First Federally Regulated Bitcoin Options Exchange and Clearing House
July 25th, 2017

The U.S. Commodity Futures Commission (CFTC) makes LedgerX the first federally regulated bitcoin options exchange and clearing house authorized to list and clear bitcoin options for the institutional market.

Weekly Roundup: CFTC’s Bitcoin Regulation, First Exchange in Nigeria, 3D Printed BTM
January 9th, 2015

This is Coinspeaker’s latest weekly round up with the headlines of the past days.

March 14th, 2014

The U.S. derivatives regulator is studying whether it should regulate virtual currencies, its chief said on March 11, 2014, as regulators across the globe start taking the emerging technology more seriously.