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Proving That Tether Manipulated Bitcoin 2017 Bull Run Won’t Be Easy

On Mar 8, 2020
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Tether plays an outsized role in Bitcoin trading. In December 2019, BTC trading into USDT represented 76.2% of total BTC volume traded into fiat or stablecoin https://t.co/p4KZaJV52Y
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USDT remains the largest stablecoin by far and is listed on all the major exchanges and wallets. Sogani: “Any [court] decision will impact the industry directly.”

cointelegraph.com
On Mar 8, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Tether plays an outsized role in Bitcoin trading. In December 2019, BTC trading into USDT represented 76.2% of total BTC volume traded into fiat or stablecoin https://t.co/p4KZaJV52Y
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Proving That Tether Manipulated Bitcoin 2017 Bull Run Won’t Be Easy

USDT remains the largest stablecoin by far and is listed on all the major exchanges and wallets. Sogani: “Any [court] decision will impact the industry directly.”

CFTC And Its Jurisdiction Over Cryptocurrencies

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has broad authority to regulate cryptocurrencies, but it wields its power carefully.

Tassat Is One Step Closer to Offering Crypto Derivatives With CFTC Approval

The CFTC has granted Tassat a swap execution facility registration, bringing it one step closer to offering US customers bitcoin derivatives products.

Smell Something Fishy? The CFTC Will Pay You to Report Crypto Scams

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission had a message for conference goers at Consensus 2019: “Be on the lookout for virtual currency fraud” and if you see it, let us know.

U.S. Court Cements Commodity Verdict On Cryptocurrency After Landmark Ruling

A US court has formally dismissed an attempt to stop the country’s commodities regulator prosecuting an alleged cryptocurrency fraudster.

Regulators Explain Why Bitcoin Futures Are Easier to Approve Than Bitcoin ETFs

Commissioners of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) have come together to discuss their regulatory approaches to bitcoin ...

ErisX to CFTC: Regulated ETH Futures Would Result in More Robust, Liquid Market

Chicago-based crypto exchange ErisX has filed a comment letter outlining the benefits of introducing regulated Ethereum futures contracts.

CFTC Investigates Crypto Exchange BitMEX Over Client Trades

CFTC is probing whether BitMEX, a major crypto exchange, broke rules by allowing Americans to trade on its platform. The exchange was forced to close its platform to North Americans in 2018.

Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrencies have been on CFTC’s radar since 2015, reveals Chairman

The Chairman of the Commodities and Futures Trading Commission, Christopher Giancarlo, recently spoke about the regulation of Bitcoin [BTC] and the approach that they are taking. Moreover, ...