Regulators are doing their homework and recognizing there’s at least potentially something different going on here from what they’re used to seeing.
Despite Bitcoin’s current downturn, universities are increasingly opening up educational projects for blockchain technology reports Econotimes, with the number of universities and educational facilities running blockchain and cryptocurrency courses growing as financial markets expand and absorb more blockchain-related products. There are now many opportunities for blockchain developers but clearly not enough skilled technicians to fill these gaps. […]
Shares of payment firm Square Inc. more than doubled in value last year, and the company has seen an almost 50% increase in its stock since it began offering Bitcoin trading to it’s customers in November. Square Sees Stock Prices Soar Thanks to Bitcoin Trading Square added about $8 billion in market value since it rolled out Bitcoin… […]
A month after Wyoming changed a law to let Coinbase restore service in the state, users there are still waiting to regain access to their funds.
In response to a comment on Twitter, Square Cash app hints that it is applying for New York’s BitLicense. #NEWS
Wyoming’s State Senate has cleared a bill that creates exemptions for certain types of blockchain tokens.
Wyoming’s utility token bill, if enacted, is likely to be influential beyond its borders, as a model for other states and for the federal government.
The Wyoming House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill exempting some utility tokens from securities regulations.
According to State Representative Tyler Lindholm, if Wyoming’s Legislature successfully passes a set of bills this month Wyoming won’t just join the blockchain revolution, it will become a world-leader. “We essentially could be the blockchain capital of the world within a year from now — that’s a very realistic outlook as far as the sheer […]
Three bills in the state legislature, combined with zero taxes and cheap power, should make Wyoming a competitive location for blockchain businesses.
Lawmakers in Wyoming have filed a bill that, if approved, would exempt some creators and sellers of blockchain tokens from securities regulations.
On 9th February, a group of Republican and Democrat representatives and senators, put forward a bill that may end the ban on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency exchanges in the US state of Wyoming.
A group of Wyoming legislators has introduced a bill that would ease a regulatory burden on money transmitters in the state that work with bitcoin.
The Wyoming Banking Regulations have been pressing the Coinbase Exchange. Coinbase, a Bitcoin Wallet and Exchange Service Provider has announced the suspension of all operations in Wyoming as a result of state financial regulators’ interpretation of the Wyoming Money Transmitter Act. The exchange already counts with operations serving more than 2.5 million users in 190 countries […]
San-Francisco based bitcoin exchange Coinbase will be soon stop servicing customers in the state of Wyoming due to Wyoming Division of Banking’s regulatory standards