The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission defines Bitcoin and other virtual currencies as commodities

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission defines Bitcoin and other virtual currencies as commodities


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The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission defines Bitcoin and other virtual currencies as commodities  —  CFTC Ruling Defines Bitcoin and Digital Currencies as Commodities  —  The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued its first action against an unregistered bitcoin …