Cryptocurrency Regulation News

Cryptocurrency Regulation News

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

House of Representatives Proclaims Support Of Blockchain, Non-Fiat Currencies

The United States House of Representatives has passed House Resolution 835. The resolution, among other things, expresses support for blockchain technologies and non-fiat currencies. The House...

The Leftover Bits: 11/5/15: USAA and Nasdaq Looking At Blockchain, Rand...

While writing about Paycoin has been fun, there is some news in the world of legitimate cryptocurrencies that needs to be covered as well....

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...

The Media is Missing What Is Important About UK’s Bitcoin Regulation

Photo by DAVID ILIFF. License: CC-BY-SA 3.0 The UK has issued a report in response to its earlier call for information, outlining the government's plan...

Erik Voorhees on Ben Lawsky’s Bitcoin Firm: “It’s the Very Definition...

ShapeShift.io CEO Erik Voorhees was recently interviewed by Paul Buitink, Jop Hartog, and Tuur Demeester on the deBitcoin weekly hangout, and he discussed his...

NYDFS Release Bit License Comments

This week the New York State Department Of Financial Services (NYDFS) published the comments they received regarding the BitLicense proposal on the department's website....

What President Trump Means For Bitcoin

It was clear something was wrong with the Clinton campaign as soon as the polls closed in Florida. Pundits and pollsters alike pointed to...

NY DFS Grants BitLicense to Ripple XRP For Institutional Applications

Ripple has been granted a "BitLicense" to sell and custody XRP, the digital asset native to the Ripple Consensus Ledger, becoming the fourth company...

Princeton’s Arvind Narayanan: Blockchains and Governments are Two Different Solutions to...

During the final lecture of Princeton’s Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies online course, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Arvind Narayanan made a thought-provoking comparison between...

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...