Coinhouse Wins First Crypto License From French Regulator
Coinhouse's new status with the Financial Markets Authority should help the firm get banking services in France and bigger institutional clients.
The alleged BTC-e operator stands accused of extortion, aggravated money laundering and conspiracy.
The New York State Department of Financial Services and its French regulatory counterpart will work to "ease the entry" for fintech innovators into their respective markets.
Vinnik will reportedly face charges including defrauding more than 100 people in six French cities from 2016 to 2018.
Renewables provider WPO has been granted an "ICO visa" from the French financial markets regulator.
The Australian firm is breaking into the European market with a new partnership that enhances the tracking and certification of green energy.