LabCFTC hopes to meet with fintech startups

According to CoinDesk, LabCFTC, the financial technology experimental unit of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), will open on April 1 and ask local companies to ask questions, discuss issues, or showcase projects. The CFTC announced on Tuesday that participants can register for office hours by sending an email to (the subject line of the email should read "NYC Office Hours"). The statement said: "Office hours provide an opportunity for fintech innovators and entrepreneurs to exchange ideas, share presentations and better understand the CFTC framework with LabCFTC."