New York News
New York City is the largest city in the USA and is also important globally as a financial, political, economic, touristic and cultural center. Along with Tokyo and London, New York is considered to be one of the main centers of the global economy. In terms of Bitcoin, the New York Stock Exchange has recently included a stock market index for Bitcoin (NYXBT) which is the first official index for a cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrencies have a special place in New York, as it is legal to use, easy to get and a lot of Wall Street experts have acknowledged the significance of cryptocurrencies in the economy. Besides this, New York is a place for numerous crypto-related meetings and conferences. Also, there is a New York Coin (NYC) made especially for citizens of New York.
Gene Borrello, a former prisoner at MDC, told crypto blogger Tiffany Fong that Sam Bankman-Fried was targeted for his timid nature and having “the body of the 8...
SBF was almost extorted for ‘protection’ in Brooklyn jail, recalls ex-inmate
Elizabeth Warren continues pressing for tighter regulation, and Vivek Ramaswamy promises to defend crypto from the government’s overreach if elected.
US regulators continue to discuss crypto: Law Decoded, Nov. 13–20
Crypto firms’ policies on coin listing and delisting must align with a list of standards set by the NYDFS.
New York financial regulator tightens crypto listing guidance
The museum’s acquisition of two NFTs marked its first on-chain and AI holdings.
New York MoMA now has tokenized artworks in its permanent collection
The former head of legal and compliance at OneCoin faces up to 10 years in prison for her role in the $4 billion crypto trading scheme.
Cryptoqueen’s OneCoin legal chief pleads guilty to fraud
The “evidence” of violations provided by the SEC points to Kwon’s involvement in misleading crypto investors by creating and marketing Terra and its in-house Te...
SEC seeks summary judgment in Do Kwon and Terraform Labs case
A filing from New York Attorney General Letitia James alleges that the cryptocurrency companies defrauded investors of over $1 billion.
New York Attorney General sues Gemini, Genesis, DCG for allegedly defrauding investors