The exchange said the move was in response to “new guidance from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.”
Coinbase plans to suspend all margin trading contracts effective tomorrow, and will end the service entirely by next month.
The case against BitMEX, an offshore crypto trading platform, has regulatory implications for the burgeoning DeFi market.
A project with Satoshi Nakomoto’s namesake has been selected as the winner of the CFTC’s Project Streetlamp.
In the U.S., all eyes are on Joe Biden’s planned appointees, while Europe is seeing progress under a new AML regime.
Gary Gensler will reportedly ensure a smooth transition with the Federal Reserve in addition to banking and securities regulators.
A recent license amendment from the CFTC greenlit ErisX’s expansion into trading product offerings on other commodities.
Venture Capital Investments Ltd. raised $534,829 from 72 victims, falsely promising to invest funds in bitcoin and other assets.
The clearing arm of ErisX got CFTC approval to diversify beyond digital currencies.
The CFTC wants futures commission merchants to take care when dealing with customer’s funds.