Shell, BP Back Blockchain Platform to Modernize Commodities Trading
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Shell, BP Back Blockchain Platform to Modernize Commodities Trading

btcethereumadmin - November 13, 2018

Oil industry giants Shell and BP are among a group of firms planning to launch a blockchain platform to automate post-trade processes in the energy industry by…

Four Court Cases Confirm Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities in the US
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Four Court Cases Confirm Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities in the US

btcethereumadmin - October 5, 2018

Cryptocurrencies are commodities, according to four court cases involving the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). A federal judge recently ruled that a token is a commodity,…

UAE Securities Watchdog Approves Plan to Regulate ICOs
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UAE Securities Watchdog Approves Plan to Regulate ICOs

btcethereumadmin - September 11, 2018

The securities and commodities regulator in the United Arab Emirates has approved a plan to adopt comprehensive regulations for crowdfunding through ICOs and recognize tokens as securities.…

Cryptocurrencies Not a Risk to Stability, Russian Study Concludes
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Cryptocurrencies Not a Risk to Stability, Russian Study Concludes

btcethereumadmin - June 8, 2018

A study has found that despite their volatility, cryptocurrencies do not endanger the financial system and the economy of Russia, as the risks are offset by the…

Virtual Currencies to Become “Part of the Economic Practices” of All Nations – CFTC Commissioner
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Virtual Currencies to Become “Part of the Economic Practices” of All Nations – CFTC Commissioner

btcethereumadmin - June 8, 2018

United States Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner, Rostin Behnam recently gave a speech in which he predicted that “virtual currencies […] will become part of the…

Indonesia to Regulate Cryptocurrencies as Commodities
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Indonesia to Regulate Cryptocurrencies as Commodities

btcethereumadmin - June 5, 2018

Cryptocurrencies in Indonesia will be regarded as commodities, according to a new decision by the country’s futures market regulator. It comes after a study concluding that digital…

Indonesian Regulator Gives Green Light for Crypto Futures Trading
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Indonesian Regulator Gives Green Light for Crypto Futures Trading

btcethereumadmin - June 4, 2018

Indonesia's Futures Exchange Supervisory Board (Bappebti), a commodities market regulator under the country's Ministry of Trade, has reportedly ruled that cryptocurrencies are commodities that can be traded…

Bitcoin’s Near Term Fortunes: “Inflows of Big Money,” New Indices Emerge
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Bitcoin’s Near Term Fortunes: “Inflows of Big Money,” New Indices Emerge

btcethereumadmin - April 28, 2018

When Fundstrat Global speaks, the crypto world listens. In recent months it has been a steady font of good news for the ecosystem, with five figure price…

Secretive High-Tech Wall Street Trading Firm is Now Trading Bitcoin
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Secretive High-Tech Wall Street Trading Firm is Now Trading Bitcoin

btcethereumadmin - March 19, 2018

This week Jane Street Capital a global proprietary trading firm has announced it has been trading BTC these days. Often referred to as one of Wall Street’s…

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities, Federal Court Rules
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Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities, Federal Court Rules

btcethereumadmin - March 8, 2018

Courts, financial regulators, legislators and governments around the world are struggling to fit bitcoin into their existing frameworks. Different legal definitions for the disruptive innovation that is…