“Crypto and Blockchain Panel” at the ABA Derivatives and Futures Committee Winter Meeting in Naples, FL

Event Date(s): 01/25/2019

Why is the CFTC regulating cryptocurrencies (what are the policy concerns here)?
What is the scope of the CFTC's jurisdiction over cryptocurrencies: (a) derivatives; and (b) cash markets?
How is the Commission's traditional exercise of jurisdiction over futures contracts affected by the novelty of cryptocurrency products and relatively unregulated nature of cash markets for cryptocurrencies? 

Event Link: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/business_law/events_cle/derivatives/?sc_cid=CL1901DAF-B1

More Information: https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/events/business_law/2019/01/derivatives/materials/crypto-blockchain-201901.pdf