FinCEN stated that virtual currency miners and investors aren't subject to money transmitting laws.
It's Chinese New Year, and a deadline for payment processors and bitcoin exchanges is approaching, but most aren't worried.
Fred Wilson shares his thoughts after testifying at yesterday's public hearing for the State Department of Financial Services, NYC.
Day two of New York's bitcoin hearings saw the emergence of a loose consensus of regulatory goals.
Find out the key information about this week's hearings on bitcoin in New York.
New York regulators announced upcoming bitcoin regulation in 2014, but what that will entail is still up for debate.
Unlike many other controversial topics debated by government, the support and criticism of digital currencies transcend party lines.
Digital currency luminaries will testify in New York today, days after a leading NY bitcoin advocate's arrest.
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The Bank of Russia has issued a statement on digital currencies, echoing warnings by regulators across the globe.