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2019-12-03 01:44:10

Former CFTC Chair to lobby for digital dollar with new role at law firm

Former Chairperson of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) took up a new role as Senior Counsel at New York-based law agency Willkie Farr & Gallagher, where he announced that he would continue to insist on the digital dollar and all the innovations surrounding a digital economy. Chris Giancarlo completed his five-year term with CFTC this year, during which he earned the title “Crypto Dad.” Under his administration, the first-ever Bitcoin futures services were introduced to the American market. He also advocated for a standardized and receptive approach to new technologies like the distributed ledger technology that will help