Browsing the "BitLicense" Tag

NYDFS: Why We Rejected Bittrex’s Application for a BitLicense

| Shirin Emami

Bittrex is not telling the full story about its BitLicense denial, a New York Department of Financial Services official writes.

New York Rejects Bittrex Exchange’s BitLicense Application

| Nikhilesh De

NYDFS has rejected Bittrex's application for a BitLicense, citing "inadequate" AML compliance among other reasons.

Bitstamp Granted BitLicense, Will Expand Crypto Services in US

| Nikhilesh De

Europe-based crypto exchange Bitstamp has just received New York's 19th BitLicense, allowing it to offer five crypto trading pairs in the state.

New York Grants Its 18th BitLicense to Crypto ‘Prime Broker’ Tagomi

| Nikhilesh De

The NYDFS has awarded its 18th BitLicense to prime broker startup Tagomi Trading.

NYDFS Grants BitLicense to Third Bitcoin ATM Operator

| Nikhilesh De

NYDFS has granted a third bitcoin ATM operator a BitLicense Thursday, with Cottonwood Vending LLC becoming the latest recipient.

Robinhood, LibertyX Receive Licenses from New York Regulators

| Nikhilesh De

The New York Department of Financial Services granted Robinhood and LibertyX BitLicenses on Thursday, bringing them into a select group of less than…

New York Regulators Have Grant Crypto License to NYDIG

| Nikhilesh De

New York's latest BitLicense has been granted to the New York Digital Investment Group, along with a limited purpose trust charter.

New York Awards First-Ever BitLicense to Bitcoin ATM Company

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin ATM operator Coinsource has received a BitLicense from New York's financial watchdog, a full three years after first applying.

Payments Firm Square Receives BitLicense from New York

| Nikhilesh De

Digital payments startup Square has received a BitLicense through the NY Department of Financial Services.

NY Grants Fifth-Ever BitLicense to Genesis Global Trading

| David Floyd

The license is has come in for intense criticism, in part because so few firms have been granted one.