Blockchain Payments Firm BitPay Receives BitLicense From New York Department Of Financial Services

News, Regulation | July 17, 2018 By:

Blockchain payments technology platform BitPay has been granted a BitLicense by the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS), making it the eighth firm to receive such license.

BitPay is a global bitcoin payment service provider headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. It provides bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash payment processing services for merchants,

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Cryptocurrency Industry Group In Poland Challenges Banks For Suspending Crypto Accounts

News | July 2, 2018 By:

The Polish Bitcoin Association (PBS) has accused a number of Polish banks of seeking to restrict competition by deliberately denying service to crypto firms and selectively closing accounts.

On June 26, the PBS filed a complaint with the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (OCCP) requesting that the regulator launch an investigation into the alleged restriction of competition.

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