23Jul/20

Senate Hearing Sees Digital Dollar as a Tool for Economic Supremacy

The idea of a U.S. digital dollar is no longer a fringe novelty. Now, it may be a means to an end.  The U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Subcommittee onRead More…

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22Oct/19

Trump Administration Popped 2017 Bitcoin Bubble, Ex-CFTC Chair Says

SAN FRANCISCO — The Trump administration acted to deflate the bitcoin bubble of 2017 by allowing the introduction of futures products, a former official said Monday. Christopher Giancarlo, who left the U.S.Read More…

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28Sep/19

LedgerX Claims ‘Personal Animus’ Drove Ex-CFTC Chair to Stall Approvals

LedgerX executives claim the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is treating them unfairly – because of a blog post. According to two letters obtained by CoinDesk via a Freedom of InformationRead More…

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01May/19

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

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. Christopher Giancarlo, testifying on “theRead More…

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06Apr/19

Crypto Hero? Retiring CFTC Chief Bites Back at Anti-Bitcoin Bullies

Get Exclusive Analysis and Investing Ideas of Future Assets on Hacked.com. Join the community today and get up to $400 in discount by using the code: “CCN+Hacked”. Sign up here. Get ExclusiveRead More…

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