Category: Commodities

Gillibrand and Lummis state that most altcoins are securities

Gillibrand and Lummis state that most altcoins are securities

“Most cryptocurrencies go to the SEC […] Bitcoin and Ether would be certainly commodities, and that’s agreed upon,” said U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. 2081 Total views 8 Total shares United States Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Cyntia Lummis believe that most altcoins would likely be considered securities under their proposed new legislation, but they confirmed that Bitcoin […]

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CFTC commissioner: agency doesn’t have enforcement resources without Congress

CFTC commissioner: agency doesn’t have enforcement resources without Congress

“We’re not necessarily looking for more authority without more resources,” said Dan Berkovitz in regards to crypto markets. 2564 Total views 9 Total shares Dan Berkovitz, one of three commissioners currently serving at the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, said while the agency is suited to futures contracts, swaps, and options trading, it would need […]

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Russian Metals Firm Norilsk Nickel Backs IBM’s Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Pact

Russian Metals Firm Norilsk Nickel Backs IBM’s Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Pact

The technology is aimed at tracing commodity flows in near real-time. Jan 16, 2021 at 6:28 p.m. UTCUpdated Jan 17, 2021 at 12:28 a.m. UTC Russian Metals Firm Norilsk Nickel Backs IBM’s Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Pact Norilsk Nickel, a Russia-based metals company, has announced it backs IBM’s Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network (RSBN), which supports responsible […]

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