bitlicense

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

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.

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.

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.

February 14th, 2018

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

January 18th, 2017

The New York Department of Financial Services approved the virtual currency and money transmitter license for Coinbase after a thorough review of its applications.

NYDFS Issues Second BitLicense to Ripple Labs
June 13th, 2016

BitLicense was granted after a thorough study of Ripple’s standards by New York Financial Watchdog.

November 2nd, 2015

Bitcoin trading volume at Winklevoss twin’s exchange Gemini has surged more than 40,000% in the three weeks since its launch.

SnapSwap Granted the First bitLicense in Europe
October 13th, 2015

The first bitLicense in Europe has been granted in Luxembourg to SnapSwap, an innovative payments startup.

September 26th, 2015

Bitcoin company Circle has announced its customers in the United States are now able to send and receive US dollars, along with digital currency.

September 22nd, 2015

Circle has just made two promising announcements thus making its goal to provide instant and safe worldwide transactions sound as real as never.

August 18th, 2015

A bill, AB 1326, requiring virtual currency companies to be licensed passed the California Assembly with bipartisan support. Coin Center supports the proposed digital currency regulation in California and Electronic Frontier Foundation does not. Who is going to win the debate?

August 16th, 2015

The new bitcoin book is the first of its kind exploring digital currency law in four jurisdictions: Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

August 14th, 2015

ItBit, a global bitcoin exchange, reveals details of its exclusive Bankchain project, a private shared ledger system for banks.