Robinhood, a stocks, ETFs and crypto investment app, has been given the green light to operate as a broker by a U.K. regulator.
The exchange now operates in 31 U.S. states and the District of Columbia after obtaining licenses in seven new jurisdictions.
The government of Pakistan is putting in place regulations that will see digital currency firms licensed to combat illicit uses of the technology.
Japan's Financial Service Agency has licensed a cryptocurrency exchange being rebranded and relaunched by internet giant Rakuten.
Pennsylvania's government has clarified that crypto exchanges and providers do not require a money transmission license to operate.
Financial authorities in the Netherlands plan a licensing scheme for crypto exchanges and wallet providers to lower the risk of financial crimes.
Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with distributed ledger tech from Digital Asset.
Japan's financial regulator is recruiting more people next year to handle the growing interest among Japanese companies in a crypto exchange license.
Australia's New South Wales government is turning to blockchain for a state-wide test of a driver license digitization program slated for November.
The Associated Press is partnering with blockchain journalism startup Civil to license articles for different newsrooms.