Cryptocurrency Regulation News

Cryptocurrency Regulation News

Read the latest news about the regulation of cryptocurrencies including the latest on the NYDFS Bitlicense

The Josh Garza Interview: Organized Crime, Threats and Is He In...

The collapse of Paycoin has been like nothing Crypto has ever seen. I don't say that lightly. I realize how massive the Mt. Gox...

AirBitz Launches Crypto-Equity, Made Legal By JOBS Act

San Diego based bitcoin wallet provider AirBitz is opening a crowd equity funding round using WeFunder and BitPay. The JOBS Act's lessening restrictions on...

EU Court of Justice Rules Virtual Currencies Exempt from VAT

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that the trading of bitcoin and other virtual currencies will be exempt from VAT,...

Why FDIC-Insured Exchanges are Significant for Bitcoin

Exchanges and hosted wallets have always been a weak point for bitcoin. Although the decentralized nature of the protocol is valuable for removing counterparty...

First Interview With Olivier Janssens After ‘The Truth About BTC Foundation’...

Olivier Janssens, one of two newly elected Bitcoin Foundation Board Members made huge headlines when he wrote a Reddit post revealing the dire financial...

Coin Center and the Chamber of Digital Commerce Form ‘Blockchain Alliance’...

Coin Center and the Chamber of Digital Commerce, two bitcoin trade groups based in Washington D.C., have announced the formation of a new public-private...

Winklevoss Twins’ Bitcoin Exchange Gets New York’s DFS Approval

Gemini Trust Company, LLC, the much anticipated bitcoin exchange founded by the Winklevoss brothers, has finally received approval from the New York State Department...

Bitcoin Isn’t About Disrupting Credit Card Payments

Ever since bitcoin captured the hearts and minds of the mainstream press in 2013, many tech and finance experts have come out and said...

Congressional Blockchain Caucus Formed

Coin Center's efforts in Washington D.C. seem to be paying off. A bipartisan caucus dedicated to the "advancement of sound public policy" relating to...

Interview With igot Founder Rick Day: Regulation Has ‘Absolutely’ Hindered Bitcoin...

You've heard it a million times. Remittance is Bitcoin's killer app. But Bitcoin still isn't there. The remittance market remains dominated by the old...