The CFTC has won a legal battle against a New York resident and his company for running a Ponzi scheme centered around bitcoin. The SEC’s new FinHub is being launched with the aim of facilitating interactions with fintech startups, including ICO issuers. Clients of the defunct crypto exchange Mt. Gox must submit claims for trapped funds by Oct. 22. BitConnect investors hoping to recoup their losses have consolidated all existing lawsuits against the startup into one. A spokesperson for HBUS says the exchange has seen a massive increase in USDT/TUSD trading this week after tether broke the proverbial buck.