“It’s good to see Attorney General Abbott embrace virtual currencies like Bitcoin. It’s an emerging technology, and one that opens the doors for small businesses to sell globally. Texans have al... Read More
Syracuse played a role in the creation of the BitLicense, a framework that New York financial regulators began crafting more than two years ago. He departed the agency last ... Read More
Further, Loconte forecasted that more updates could be forthcoming, telling CoinDesk that additional licenses are likely to be approved, and that more could be released this week.
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There is some good news for the cryptocurrency community in New York State. They will soon be having more options to trade digital currency. According to a recent report, the New York State Department... Read More
San Francisco-based Coinbase is one of the most heavily funded startups in the industry, having raised $117m in venture capital. In July, the cryptocurrency exchange began accepting ether, the digital... Read More
Could Crypto Exchanges KYC Prevent Money Laundering In Bitcoin?
China’s regulators recently warned that cryptocurrency is a potential threat in anti-money laundering as bitcoin could easily bypass the country’s capital controls and achieve cross-border capital
BMO, Pension Plan Pilot Blockchain for Fixed Income Issuance
Canadian financial firm BMO Capital Markets is working with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan on a new blockchain pilot.
The trial sees the two firms register a fixed income issuance on a blockcha
South Korea Budgets $880 Million for Tech Including Blockchain
The South Korean government will invest over $880 million next year in order to boost the development of innovative technologies including blockchain.
According to a government release on Tuesday,
Pantera Capital Has Raised $71 Million So Far for Third Crypto Fund
Blockchain investment company Pantera Capital has launched its third crypto fund with over $71 million already committed, according to public documents.
A filing submitted by the company to the U.S