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CFTC Commissioner Urges Regulators to Approach Fintech With an ‘Open Mind’

A commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said regulators should keep an “open mind” when dealing with rapidly changing fintech companies.

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We Should Not ‘Scurry to Keep Pace’ With Fintech, Says CFTC Commissioner

A new commissioner at U.S. regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) repeated called for handling fintech – including blockchain and cryptocurrency – with an open mind in a speech Thursday, Oct. 25.

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CFTC Increases Crypto Regulation in 2018

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) reported an increase in enforcement actions in the last fiscal year, partly due to a rise in cryptocurrency cases and spoofing schemes.

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Cryptocurrency Is ‘Here to Stay’: CFTC Chairman Giancarlo

Bitcoin may never replace the greenback, but the flagship cryptocurrency could achieve significant adoption in the two-thirds of countries without stable currencies. That statement might sound like a thesis put forward by an early bitcoin adopter, or perhaps a forward-thinking hedge fund manager.

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CFTC and Singapore Central Bank Sign Fintech Pact

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today signed an arrangement to foster greater cooperation in FinTech. The arrangement supports both authorities’ efforts to facilitate FinTech development and innovation in their respective markets.

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CFTC Subpoenas Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Bitcoin Futures Investigation

Bitstamp, Coinbase, itBit, and Kraken were targeted. The futures looking a bit dim.Due to suspicions of market manipulation that may impact the final settlement price of CME’s bitcoin futures, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has reportedly subpoenaed four cryptocurrency exchanges.

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