U.S. Regulations Round‐Up: CFTC Can’t Keep Pace With Crypto, Libertarian Candidate Accepts Bitcoin Donations

In recent regulatory news, the CFTC chairman has warned that the regulator is falling behind its international counterparts with regards to virtual currency and blockchain regulations, a U.S. Congressional bill is advocating the incorporation of cryptocurrencies into the regulatory mandate of FinCEN, and a candidate of the Wisconsin Libertarian Party is accepting donations in the form of bitcoin despite a state Ethics Commission finding that cryptocurrency donations may not be legal..