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New York Banks Must Seek Advance Permission for Crypto Activity, Regulator Says
New guidance from the state Department of Financial Services sets a 90-day advance notice period
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New York Senate Confirms New Top Financial Regulator
New York Senate Confirms New Top Financial Regulator
The New York Department of Financial Services confirmed Adrienne Harris, a former federal official and professor, to run the Wall Street regulator Tuesday. Harris has been ser...
New York Senate Confirms New Top Financial Regulator

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Fidelity Digital Assets Gets NY Trust Charter to Custody Bitcoin for Institutions
The New York Department of Financial Services has granted Fidelity Digital Assets Services (FDAS) a charter to operate as a limited liability trust company to custody digital...
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Crypto Exchanges Should Take a Hard Look at IP Address-Masking Services
Cryptocurrency exchanges will likely have to reckon with VPN access as part of any regulatory or law enforcement actions for market manipulation.
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Crypto Isn't Just Money – It's a Defense Against Discrimination
Financial discrimination shows just how precarious Americans' rights are in practice. Cryptocurrency is the solution — if an imperfect one at present.
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NY Regulator Argues BitLicense Regulation Boosted Businesses
Maria Vullo highlighted the state's early involvement in cryptocurrency. But many think New York's BitLicense desperately needs an overhaul.
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