“Crypto Dad” just can not continue to be absent. Former Commodity Futures Trading Fee (CFTC) chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo has joined the advisory board to the Chamber of Electronic Commerce, a trade group centered on blockchain and...
Investigation from the Bank for Global Settlements (BIS), generally dubbed the “bank for central banking institutions,” has occur out in favor of constructing regulation into blockchain-based mostly financial markets. A doing the job paper authored by Raphael...
The head of the Fb-led Libra Association has responded to promises that the cryptocurrency task threatens nations’ financial stability. In job interview with French everyday Les Echos on Thursday, Bertrand Perez, the association’s general director, performed down concerns...
CF Benchmarks has become the initial cryptocurrency index service provider to be recognized as a Benchmark Administrator under the European Benchmarks Regulation (EU BMR). The U.K.’s Economical Conduct Authority (FCA) approved CF Benchmarks as an administrator on...
The Chicago Mercantile Trade (CME Group) desires to let futures traders make even larger bets on bitcoin. CME announced its intention to enhance in the so-termed spot month position restrict for its bitcoin futures contracts in a...
The head of the Swiss economic marketplaces watchdog has spoken out on the perceived stress for the country arising from Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency undertaking remaining based mostly in Geneva, as nicely as the possible alternatives cryptocurrency...
The organization established up to operate Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency venture is seeking to implement for licensing as a payment procedure in Switzerland. Swiss fiscal regulator FINMA confirmed in a steerage notice on stablecoins Wednesday that it experienced...
Have faith in and custody products and services service provider Legacy Have faith in is spinning out a new company centered solely on institutional-quality cryptocurrency custody solutions. Referred to as Initially Digital Have faith in, the enterprise...
Cryptocurrency entities based mostly outside the house of the Netherlands may possibly get the boot less than new crypto rules. Next up a report by CoinDesk on the DNB’s latest registry mandate for cryptocurrency companies, DNB spokesperson...
Blockstack has raised far more than $20 million in a token sale approved by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Fee, the organization introduced Tuesday. In a blog submit, Blockstack co-founder Muneeb Ali wrote that the company’s Reg...