Bakkt Sets July Test Date for Bitcoin Futures
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Crypto News
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Bakkt Sets July Test Date for Bitcoin Futures

btcethereumadmin - May 13, 2019

Bitcoin futures exchange Bakkt announced Monday that it is moving forward with plans to launch physically-settled bitcoin futures products. In a blog post, Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler…

Bakkt to Roll Out First Bitcoin Futures Testing in July 2019
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Bitcoin
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Bakkt to Roll Out First Bitcoin Futures Testing in July 2019

btcethereumadmin - May 13, 2019

First announced in August 2018, ICE’s Bakkt is planning to test bitcoin futures trading and custody in July 2019. Bakkt plans to roll out testing for bitcoin…

ICE Pushes for Bakkt Bitcoin Custody License — CFTC Approval Imminent?
Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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ICE Pushes for Bakkt Bitcoin Custody License — CFTC Approval Imminent?

btcethereumadmin - May 13, 2019

Bakkt is pursuing self-certification as a licensed bitcoin custodian, as it looks to obtain CFTC approval for the launch of its physically backed BTC futures contracts. The…

US: SEC and CFTC Aim for Literacy in Digital Assets, Blockchain Analysis
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Blockchain
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US: SEC and CFTC Aim for Literacy in Digital Assets, Blockchain Analysis

btcethereumadmin - May 9, 2019

U.S. financial regulators noted institutional literacy in digital assets and blockchain data analysis in today’s budget proposals. The chairmen of two United States financial regulators, the Securities…

CFTC ‘Can Get Comfortable’ With Ether Futures Product, Says Anonymous Official
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Altcoin
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CFTC ‘Can Get Comfortable’ With Ether Futures Product, Says Anonymous Official

btcethereumadmin - May 6, 2019

The unnamed source hinted the regulator was not averse to the concept, 18 months on from bitcoin futures approval. United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission…

Regulators Ready to Approve Ethereum Futures, CFTC Insider Says
Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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Regulators Ready to Approve Ethereum Futures, CFTC Insider Says

btcethereumadmin - May 6, 2019

The Takeaway The CFTC is willing to let an ether futures contract go to market after soliciting market feedback last year A futures contract might bring in…

Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler Says Crypto Market Needs Regulation in Order to Grow
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Bitcoin
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Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler Says Crypto Market Needs Regulation in Order to Grow

btcethereumadmin - May 3, 2019

Former chairman of the CFTC Gary Gensler said that the cryptocurrency market needs regulation in order to grow, because consumers must be protected. Former chairman of the…

CFTC Chair: ‘Explosion of Interest’ in Crypto May Spawn New Clearinghouses
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Crypto News
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CFTC Chair: ‘Explosion of Interest’ in Crypto May Spawn New Clearinghouses

btcethereumadmin - May 1, 2019

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) expects to see more companies apply to become federally-regulated clearinghouses as a result of growing interest in cryptocurrencies. Chairman J.…

Bart Chilton: Former CFTC Regulator, Crypto Holder and ICO Endorser
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Bitcoin
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Bart Chilton: Former CFTC Regulator, Crypto Holder and ICO Endorser

btcethereumadmin - May 1, 2019

Bart Chilton, a former commissioner of the CFTC, has died at the age of 58. Last weekend, Bart Chilton, a former commissioner of the United States Commodity…

Former CFTC Exec and Crypto Advocate Bart Chilton Dies at Age 58
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Bitcoin
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Former CFTC Exec and Crypto Advocate Bart Chilton Dies at Age 58

btcethereumadmin - April 29, 2019

Former CFTC executive and known crypto advocate Bart Chilton has died at age 58 after a sudden illness. Bart Chilton, former executive at the U.S. Commodity Futures…