Comments to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission on the Proposed Interpretation on Virtual Currency “Actual Delivery” in Retail Transactions

We ask for clarity in the agency's interpretetion of the rule and suggest that cryptocurrencies that are commodities, like Bitcoin and Ethereum, should be treated the same as other commodities, like gold.

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