ErisX has become the latest digital currency firm to get the green light to operate in the state of New York after acquiring the BitLicense from the NYDFS.
The New York financial services regulator has hired Richard Weber, a former IRS chief who led investigations into Silk Road as its new general counsel.
As the prices of digital assets tumble, the NYDFS wants exchanges to explain how they’ll keep operating.
SoFi will now offer crypto trading services to New York residents after receiving the coveted BitLicense from the New York Department of Financial Services.
A week that has seen some of the biggest companies in the world taking to blockchain, from LG to Mitsubishi and Lamborghini as more wallets chose BSV