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Title: 2014-09-12 - Reuters - Bitcoin gets boost as U.S. watchdog approves first swap
Post by: mercistheman on September 16, 2014, 03:39:40 AM
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/09/12/us-usa-bitcoin-cftc-idUKKBN0H71FU20140912

TeraExchange on Friday launched a swap based on the bitcoin virtual currency, becoming the first to receive approval from a U.S. federal regulator for a financial product based on the budding technology.


Title: Re: 2014-09-12 - Reuters - Bitcoin gets boost as U.S. watchdog approves first swap
Post by: LiteCoinGuy on September 16, 2014, 09:50:47 AM
old news  :-[


Title: Re: 2014-09-12 - Reuters - Bitcoin gets boost as U.S. watchdog approves first swap
Post by: gmx95 on September 16, 2014, 10:05:09 AM
swaps are too specialized to be widely accepted.


Title: Re: 2014-09-12 - Reuters - Bitcoin gets boost as U.S. watchdog approves first swap
Post by: cathoderay on September 16, 2014, 01:47:12 PM
.... U.S. watchdog "approves"...?

well, ain't we lucky...... ::)


Title: Re: 2014-09-12 - Reuters - Bitcoin gets boost as U.S. watchdog approves first swap
Post by: CoinMode on September 17, 2014, 12:16:53 AM
.... U.S. watchdog "approves"...?

well, ain't we lucky...... ::)

Same exact watchdog that said buying a house in 2007 was the most solid investment the average American would ever make in their lifetime. I think we all know how to interpret their "approval".