bitlicense

BitPay and Circle revealed their position on the BitLicense initiative with the comment period came to the end.

NYDFS Grants Yet Another BitLicense, Now It’s Time for NY Digital Investment Group to Celebrate
November 15th, 2018

New York Digital Investment Group has recently become the 14th company to be granted with BitLicense by the NYDFS.

Bitcoin ATM Company Coinsource Becomes the First in the Sector to Win NY Bitlicense
November 2nd, 2018

Having received BitLicense from the NY Department of Financial Services, Coinsource now has an official approval to operate in New York.

Jack Dorsey’s Square Receives 7th-Ever BitLicense from the State of New York
June 19th, 2018

Financial services provider Square has got the NYSDFS 7th-ever BitLicense allowing New Yorkers to trade cryptocurrency on the rapidly growing Cash app.

Bitcoin Wallet Provider Xapo Receives 6th-Ever BitLicense from the State of New York
June 16th, 2018

Cryptocurrency wallet and vault Xapo is the latest recipient of New York’s ‘BitLicense’, arguably the strictest state law governing the crypto sector, from the state’s financial regulator.

Ron Kim, a Lawmaker From the NY State Assembly, Advocates Testing Local Digital Currencies
June 6th, 2018

Assemblyman Ron Kim talks of having blockchain-friendly regulatory measures that could foster fintech innovation in New York.

5th-Ever BitLicense Is Granted to Genesis Global Trading
May 18th, 2018

The obtained BitLicense will enable cryptocurrency brokerage firm Genesis Global Trading to facilitate the trading of several digital currencies.

NY Attorney Genernal Launches Inquiry in Crypto Exchanges
April 18th, 2018

The fact-finding inquiry into the practices of crypto exchanges is intended to ensure all mandatory procedures of registration are being followed with transparency.

New Bill Proposed by New York Legislator Seeks to Get Rid of BitLicense
March 21st, 2018

The new bill proposed by New York legislator seeks to foster a healthy environment for crypto businesses by relaxing the existing BitLicense process, without compromising on investor safety.

New York State Now Wants to Levy a Tax on Bitcoin Mining
March 16th, 2018

After the launch of Bitlicense, New York power authority wants to tax bitcoin mining activities which can increase the utility bills of residents while not bringing enough economic value in return.

Bitcoin is Heading to $10,000 as South Korea Considers NY-Style Bitcoin License for Exchanges
February 14th, 2018

South Korea considers new approach to cryptocurrency regulation contributing to the new rise of Bitcoin.