More Bitcoin regulations are coming

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence “Fintech Briefing” subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. While most federal regulators in the US have taken a sluggish approach to cryptocurrencies, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has been an exception. In September 2015, the body designated cryptocurrencies as commodities, rather than currencies. Then, in May 2016, it gave TeraExchange, a cryptocurrency clearing platform, full authorization to trade digital currency derivatives, making it the first company in the US to…

"More Bitcoin regulations are coming"