Updated Jul. 22, 2014 at 12:24 p.m.

Premium Lock New York is first state to propose regulations on bitcoins

Published: 2014-07-22 10:32:00
Updated: 2014-07-22 12:24:53

Bitcoins    A twenty-five bitcoin, right, and one bitcoin are arranged for a photograph. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg

New York is the first state to propose issuing separate regulations for virtual currencies, demonstrating the importance regulators attach to the fledgling field. New York City is home to several startups dealing in bitcoin, the most popular virtual currency, and some Wall Street firms are edging into the field as well....

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