• Regulations for crypto firms relaxed
    Regulation

    Boost for big crypto firms as 48 states streamline regulations

    By joining their licensing process, the states have made it far easier for cryptocurrency firms and other fintechs, which until now had to apply for licenses on a state-by-state basis

    This means that 78 of the country’s biggest fintech companies—including cryptocurrency exchanges like Binance US as well as the likes of PayPal and Western Union—will now only need to undergo one comprehensive exam to unlock access to all of these territories.

  • Santa
    Bitcoin,  Cryptocurrencies,  Opinion

    A crypto writer’s letter to Santa Claus

    Everything we need to make crypto great in 2019

    Dear Santa, This is a letter in regards to two letters you received in 2014 and 2015 when I asked you for bitcoin. In 2014, I got 4 BTC in my decentralized stocking (thanks!) for $419 each. By 2015, they had risen to “just” $890. Last year they went to $20,000 each. Thanks, Santa! They’re back down to about $3,900 as of the end of December 2018, but you won’t hear me complaining. Since you’ve effectively 50x’ed crypto in the time you’ve been involved, I’d like to ask you for several special other things that don’t depend on the markets in 2019. I’ve been a very good boy. I have…

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