Bitcoin Company Bakkt Awarded BitLicense in New York
The bitcoin-focused subsidiary of Intercontinental Exchange was awarded both virtual currency and money transmitter licenses.
The new partnership will mean bitcoin and loyalty points can be used to buy items at more than a million Cantaloupe retail devices.
The NYSE participated in Coinbase’s Series C $75 million funding round in January 2015.
New functionality allows users to email crypto assets to people who don’t use the app.
The macro king’s $44 billion hedge fund has quietly brokered crypto custody ties with some of the industry’s biggest names.
The launch of its flagship consumer product was originally expected for early 2020.