Browsing the "New York" Tag

Alleged SIM-Swap Crypto Thief Indicted for Hacking Over 50 US Victims

| Yogita Khatri

A 20-year-old man has been formally charged in a U.S. supreme court indictment over 52 cases of SIM-swap identity and crypto theft.

New York Forms Blockchain Study Task Force, Hints at BitLicense Update

| Nikhilesh De

New York will be forming a task force to analyze the crypto space, which may go as far as proposing updated regulations for the state.

Coinbase Approved to Offer Crypto Custody Services

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase has received approval from New York regulators to form a qualified custodial firm for cryptocurrencies.

US City Mulls Roll Out of Tougher Rules for Crypto Miners

| Yogita Khatri

Plattsburgh, New York, is considering stricter requirement for commercial cryptocurrency mining farms operating in the city.

Gemini Adds Litecoin Trading With New York Watchdog Approval

| Nikhilesh De

Winklevoss-founded crypto exchange Gemini is adding litecoin trading in the coming week, with permission from the NYDFS.

Coinbase Disputes Claims in New York Attorney General’s Exchange Report

| Wolfie Zhao

Coinbase and other exchanges have hit back at claims of vulnerability to market manipulation in a report from the New York Attorney General's Office.

Coinbase’s New NYC Office to Hire 100 in Wall Street Crypto Push

| Leigh Cuen

Crypto industry unicorn Coinbase has aggressive growth plans for its newly opened New York office, which caters to institutional clients.

Gemini Launches NYDFS-Regulated Crypto Pegged to the Dollar

| Nikhilesh De

Crypto exchange Gemini is set to issue a dollar-backed, NYDFS-approved stablecoin – the second to launch in New York today.

Paxos Unveils Dollar-Backed Stablecoin Approved by New York Regulator

| Nikhilesh De

Blockchain startup Paxos has launched a regulated, dollar-backed stablecoin to facilitate instant transaction settlements for crypto investors.

New York Finance Watchdog ‘Fiercely Opposes’ Sandboxes for Fintech Firms

| Madeline Meng Shi

The chief of New York's financial regulatory body said Tuesday that the agency is "fiercely opposed" to regulatory sandboxes for fintech firms