A Michigan LocalBitcoins trader plead guilty last week to operating an unlicensed money services business.
Two panels at Consensus 2017 conference focused on both the promise and pitfalls of digital currencies and blockchain assets.
A US think tank that advises the US government is exploring the threats bitcoin poses to national security, but also its benefits.
Blockchain advocates are trying to recast the narrative surrounding bitcoin as recent upticks in ransomware trouble Capitol Hill.
A New York-based broker-dealer has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to propose rules for blockchain-based assets.
Led by the large tech companies, Financial Innovation Now hopes to lobby Congress into setting up unified federal money transmission rules.