NY Senate Confirms Acting Superintendent of NYDFS
Under Lacewell's leadership the regulator granted New York's 19th BitLicense.
The crypto exchange will again extend its deadline for New York customers to withdraw funds from their accounts following the regulator's approval.
The specialized crypto unit of the New York Department of Financial Services is beefing up its staff with another hire.
Andrew Cuomo wants to give the Department of Financial Services more powers in regulating certain licensed entities, including crypto startups.
The exchange has announced that New York residents now have access to two cryptos launched for other jurisdictions months ago.
A dark web drug dealer must forfeit $4 million in funds including bitcoin after pleading guilty in New York.