US: 1Pool Crypto Broker Owner Fined By CFTC For Selling To US Investors Without Regulatory Approval

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The regulatory landscape for Americans is a little difficult to decipher, considering how many entities are actually in charge of governing cryptocurrencies. Since this is a well-known detail about the US regulatory space, most exchanges are careful to either be compliant with the regulations or to stay out of the country entirely. However, Patrick Brunner of 1Pool did not follow these protocols, leading to a major fine from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

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