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US Plans To Lower Funding For Bitcoin Futures Watchdog

The chairman of US Commodity Futures Trading Commission – the Bitcoin Futures Watchdog, J. Christopher Giancarlo, requested last year that the agency’s funding be increased by 13 percent. But instead, the US congress is making plans to cut…

US Regulators CFTC Sends Subpoenas to Bitfinex, Tether

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex and Tether, the company behind the controversial USDT token, have received subpoenas from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), as questions continue to arise about Tether’s ‘true’ value.