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Former Commissioner of the US Exchange Commodity Commission: I disagree with Putin and Daimon on the Bitcoin issue

Former Commissioner of the Urgent Commission exchange trade USA (CFTC) Bart Chilton, who held this fast from 2007 to 2014 year, does not count bitcoin trick. About it is he stated in conversation with Fox Business.

Chilton commented the words former chairman Council Alan Greenspan of the US Federal Reserve, which the last week raised question about the prospects bitcoin ,saying that the cryptocurrency has no collateral.

Chilton stated: “I don’t think bitcoin is this deception, as Jamie Dimon said, or that it is a pyramid, as President Putin says. I mean, people actually use bitcoins. for buying things. Therefore, this is not fraud or deception. “.

“I think he has prospects, I don’t know only, there is whether prospects at current price levels “, – added is he.

Among other things, Chilton expressed his hope for then, what regulators can provide protection consumers in the cryptocurrency space, and investors not will be too greedy. He also noted, what’s the launch of futures on bitcoin on the CME Group platform will protect investors.

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Recall that Chilton spoke at Hong Kong fintech week in October, where he warned investors about Tom, what should they prepare for new restrictions and questioned the effectiveness of regulators seeking to structure the market cryptocurrencies.

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