New York

US Court Temporarily Freezes $8M in Response to SEC Request Yesterday

A United States District Court has entered an emergency freeze to preserve $8 million of a New York citizen and two of his enti...

SEC Requests Freeze on Assets in Connection With Alleged $15M ICO Fraud

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed a complaint against a New York-based man and two of his co...

Coinbase Now Supports Tezos Trading On Apps and Online

Major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced that it is now supporting Tezos (XTZ) trading on its site, as well as on A...

Buying Crypto on Credit Not Necessarily a Cash Advance

Southern District of New York Judge Katherine Polk Failla has ruled that purchasing cryptocurrency with a Chase Bank credit car...

R3 Doubles London Office Size in Anticipation of Growing Branch

New York-based enterprise software firm R3, known for its enterprise blockchain platform Corda, has doubled the size of its Lon...
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NYAG Argues Against Continued Stay of Demands for Bitfinex

The New York Office of the Attorney General (NYAG) has submitted a letter to Justice Joel M. Cohen, arguing that cryptocurrency...

Industry, Government to Review Regulations

In late July of 2019, the New York State Assembly appointed six members to its Digital Currency Task Force, claiming to be the ...

US-Based Traders Can Still Access Bitfinex Services

United States-based traders can still purportedly access Bitfinex’s cryptocurrency trading services, despite recent claims that...

Bakkt to Launch in Q3, Pending NY Financial Department Approval

Bakkt, a Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform still in development, is purportedly closing in on a Q3 launch date. An anonymous sourc...

US Department of Justice Accuses Crypto Exec of $7 Million Fraud Scheme

Federal authorities in the state of New York have unsealed fraud charges against the principal of a purported cryptocurrency es...