A Michigan LocalBitcoins trader plead guilty last week to operating an unlicensed money services business.
The legality of the ICO as a funding vehicle was discussed on day three of CoinDesk's annual Consensus event.
Two panels at Consensus 2017 conference focused on both the promise and pitfalls of digital currencies and blockchain assets.
Afternoon panel sessions at day one of Consensus 2017 showcased a variety of positions on the emerging phenomenon of token sales.
Blockchain startup Libra has announced a new hire as it expands its suite of enterprise-focused auditing tools.
Skandiabanken customers can now link bitcoin holdings to bank accounts, a signal cryptocurrency is finding its place in the broader fintech arena.
While much of the concern over token sales has fallen on securities laws – there's another set of regulations that could be equally impactful.
Bitcoins amassed by those behind the huge malware attack are being watched by the authorities. Can they retrieve the funds and not get caught?
The CFTC is stepping up action on fintech, a strategy that includes a new plan of action for its work on distributed ledger tech.
A US think tank that advises the US government is exploring the threats bitcoin poses to national security, but also its benefits.