CFTC bitcoin investors issued a cyber source
The highest derivatives regulators to create new crypto currency information portal, and on the main bitcoin futures released a few days ago.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC, CommodityFuturesTradingCommission) revealed new crypto currency resources website, the purpose is to introduce digital products. The website links to a series of CFTC announcements, including the October LabCFTC primer of the Department and the Chicago Futures Exchange (Cboe) and Chicago Institute (CMEGroup) released the futures products.
The website wrote:
“Financial technology has significant influence and even change the CFTC regulatory market and its own potential. Recently to heat up the market development is the virtual currency to rise, especially in bitcoin”.
This information was released on Friday, with the release of CFTC encryption monetary assets in the context of the “send” the proposed definition of the same day. The agency began a 90 day comment period for this suggestion, has attracted criticism and supervision to explore solutions to the problem of seeking public feedback.
The standard release may represent bitcoin within the organization, such as the 2015 will bitcoin as a commodity. In fact, the chairman of CFTC said earlier this month, according to the standard, bitcoin is an unusual commodity.
Last week after President SEC JayClayton speech, CFTC chairman said:
“I have always said that unlike the CFTC virtual currency of any commodity past treated, I know they also bring challenges to SEC”.