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.
Decentralized mesh networks are a technological lifeline in a disaster, allowing one to check in on family and access crypto funds.
When Disaster Strikes: Decentralized Tech a Safety Mesh From Blackouts
Gemini looks at regulation as a good thing, with the recently suggested conditional BitLicense as a move in the right direction.
Gemini Chose to Wade Regulation In New York, Weighs in on Conditional BitLicense
New York, New York runs the show this week as the site of a host of developments and setbacks for crypto.
Law Decoded: All Roads Lead to New York, June 19-26
The New York Department of Financial Services is requesting comments on its amendment to the BitLicense that would help smaller companies be regulated.
NY Regulators to Pair Companies With 'Guardians' for a Conditional BitLicense
Latest news shows an intended bid for Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, chairman Jay Clayton as New York's Southern District attorney.
U.S. SEC Chair Clayton Nominated to Oversee Crypto Regulatory-Heavy NY
Crypto custody firms are mostly treated like traditional assets, ignoring the uniqueness of digital assets and its various complexities.
Ball’s in Their Court: Crypto Custodians Waiting on Regulators to Act
A billboard demanding for the release of Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht will reside in Times Square for several months.
Times Square Billboard Calls for Release of Silk Road Founder