A man involved in what federal authorities have described as the
first bitcoin securities fraud case pleaded guilty
In a separate civil action in U.S. District Court in the Ea... Read More
Whichever way the agency goes, the whole world will be taking note: Lawsky Tweeted the following chart showing the breakdown of countries tuning into the webcast of the hearings. <... Read More
Agency chief Benjamin Lawsky says he's considering setting new
guidelines for money transmission laws specifically aimed at
We recently discussed the effect increased s... Read More
Lawsky is also using Gox as a jumping-off point for the
“The recent problems at Mt. Gox and other firms further demonstrate the urgent need for stronger oversight of virtual ... Read More
Senior BitConnect Promotor Arrested by Indian Authorities
A promoter of the controversial cryptocurrency platform BitConnect was arrested on August 19, according to a local news outlet in India.
Former BitConnect India head Divyesh Darji was arrested at I
Softbank, Baidu Lead $3 Million Funding for Ex-Googler's Crypto Startup
A team led by a former Google staffer is taking aim at the online advertising giant.
Called Atlas Protocol, the startup believes that the data accumulating on blockchains today can be used to bette
Crypto Exchanges Join Winklevoss Backed Self-Regulatory Group
A group of cryptocurrency exchanges has joined up with Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to launch a new industry-focused self-regulatory organization (SRO).
First proposed in March, the
Bakkt CEO: Crypto Trading Platform Won't Support Margin Trading
Two weeks after the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) introduced Bakkt, a new digital assets platform, the latter's CEO has set out to explain what the service will offer consumers.
Bakkt chief execu