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Chair Giancarlo outlines CFTC approach to virtual currency regulation
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2018

On January 4, the Chair of the CFTC, J. Christopher Giancarlo, issued a statement emphasizing the CFTC’s commitment to effectively regulating virtual


CFTC Releases Chairman Statement and Backgrounder on Virtual Currencies
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2018

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or Commission) Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo issued a statement this week on virtual currencies


CFTC Issues Proposed Interpretation on Virtual Currency “Actual Delivery” in Retail Transactions
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2018

On December 15, 2017, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced a proposed interpretation on what constitutes “actual delivery” of a virtual


CFTC Issues Proposed Interpretation of ‘Actual Delivery’ in Virtual Currency Retail Commodity Transactions
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • December 26 2017

On December 15, 2017, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or Commission) released its proposed interpretation of the term “actual delivery”


CFTC Issues Proposed Interpretation of “Actual Delivery” in Virtual Currency Transactions; Launches Virtual Currency Resource Page
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2017

On December 15, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced a proposed interpretation concerning its authority over transactions


CFTC Proposes Interpretation of “Actual Delivery” in Connection with Virtual Currency
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2017

On December 15, 2017, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or the Commission) issued a proposed interpretation of the term “actual


CFTC and European Commission Implement Common Approach on Certain Derivatives Trading Venues
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • December 18 2017

Both U.S. and European Union (EU) law require that certain swaps and derivatives trades take place only on approved trading platforms. On October 13


CFTC Approves Exemption From SEF Registration Requirements for Multilateral Trading Facilities and Organized Trading Facilities Authorized Within the EU
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

On December 8, in response to a request by the European Commission (EC), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued an order exempting certain


CFTC Staff Issues Interpretive Guidance Clarifying Commodity Trading Advisor Registration Requirements Resulting from the European Union’s MiFID II Research Compensation Provisions for Investment Managers
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

On December 11, at the request of the Futures Industry Association (FIA), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's Division of Swap Dealer and


CFTC Requests Comment on Proposed Exemptive Order to Permit ICE Clear Credit, ICE Clear US and ICE Clear Europe to Invest Customer Funds in French and German Sovereign Debt
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

On December 12, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission requested comment on a proposed exemptive order, pursuant to Section 4(c) of the Commodity