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

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.

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.

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.

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.