By Sarah Jarvis (September 20, 2021, 8:51 p.m. EDT) – A minority owner of BitMEX has asked a New York federal judge to dismiss him from a lawsuit brought by the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission, claiming that there were no individualized claims. showing that it had the power to control the exchange of offshore cryptocurrency derivatives.

Ben Peter Delo, a British citizen living in Hong Kong, said in a memorandum on Friday supporting his dismissal petition that the CFTC’s complaint brought him together with his co-founders to make generic claims of control, which he said the courts “systematically rejected”.

“When the allegations currently before the tribunal are critically examined in the context of the main …

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