The license is has come in for intense criticism, in part because so few firms have been granted one.
Gemini exchange has added zcash trading and custody services in New York after receiving authorization from state's Department of Financial Services.
The New York State Department of Financial Services announced new guidance for virtual currency entities today.
New York passed the BitLicense in a vacuum. Now state and federal laws are catching up, often with poor coordination, causing a compliance nightmare.
The New York State Court granted a motion to dismiss a two-year one-man lawsuit that tried to overturn the existing New York bitcoin law.
One New Yorker's fight against state's BitLicense just had a good day in court, with the judge pushing her final decision to next year.
Bitcoin exchange Gemini took an unusual path to extending its services to Washington state customers this week.
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has just received approval to offer trading of litecoin and ether in New York state.
Perkins Coie has hired a former NYDFS counsel who worked on the state's BitLicense regulatory framework.
San Francisco startup Ripple has become the second blockchain firm to receive a BitLicense in New York.