A twenty-one-year-old New Yorker has stolen cryptocurrency worth a million dollars from a Silicon Valley executive by exploiting a tactic known as “SIM swapping” to take over phone number accounts by…

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Plattsburgh, New York, is considering stricter requirement for commercial cryptocurrency mining farms operating in the city. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-city-mulls-roll-out-of-tougher-rules-for-crypto-miners/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Winklevoss-founded crypto exchange Gemini is adding litecoin trading in the coming week, with permission from the NYDFS. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/gemini-adds-litecoin-trading-with-new-york-watchdog-approval/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Kraken Joins Coinbase in Rebuking ‘Malicious’ Implications in New York Attorney General’s Exchange Report Another major U.S. cryptocurrency exchange criticized a report from New York’s Attorney General Wednesday, September 19, after it chose not to respond to a…

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Crypto industry unicorn Coinbase has aggressive growth plans for its newly opened New York office, which caters to institutional clients. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/coinbase-crypto-jobs-hiring/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Winklevoss Brothers Launch Fiat-Backed Stablecoin After New York Regulator’s Green Light Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, creators of cryptocurrency trading platform Gemini, have received permission from New York regulators to launch their own stablecoin, according to…

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Crypto exchange Gemini is set to issue a dollar-backed, NYDFS-approved stablecoin – the second to launch in New York today. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/gemini-launches-nydfs-regulated-crypto-pegged-to-the-dollar/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Blockchain startup Paxos is launching a regulated, dollar-backed stablecoin to facilitate instant transaction settlements for crypto investors. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/paxos-unveils-dollar-backed-stablecoin-approved-by-new-york-regulator/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) has stated its opposition  to the U.S. Department of Treasury’s endorsement of regulatory “sandboxes” for fintech companies that essentially allow fintechs…

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Two Nevada men have settled with the SEC over alleged illicit trading of a claimed blockchain company’s stock. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/sec-settles-trader-lawsuit-tied-to-blockchain-firm-stock-sales/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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