Tag Archives: Stephen Pair
- US regulator: Bitcoin officially a commodity
September 18, 2015
Bitcoin is a commodity, just like oil and corn, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced. On Thursday, CFTC filed and settled charges against San Francisco-based bitcoin exchange Coinflip Inc, which it said facilitated commodity options-related transactions without complying with the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) and the CFTC regulations....
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017