Oversight and Regulation of Cryptocurrencies: BitLicense

8 Pages Posted: 9 Mar 2018

See all articles by Usman W. Chohan

Usman W. Chohan

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School; Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI); Centre for Aerospace & Security (CAS)

Date Written: March 3, 2018

Abstract

This discussion paper examines the localization of the oversight and regulatory roles for cryptocurrencies using the case of Bitlicense which is issued in New York by the Department of Financial Services, with a view to discussing the possibilities for localized regulatory licenses and agent responses to such regulatory activity.

Keywords: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Bitlicense, Blockchain, Regulation

Suggested Citation

Chohan, Usman W., Oversight and Regulation of Cryptocurrencies: BitLicense (March 3, 2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3133342 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3133342

Usman W. Chohan (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School ( email )

Sydney, New South Wales
Australia

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) ( email )

Islamabad
Pakistan

Centre for Aerospace & Security (CAS) ( email )

Rawalpindi
Pakistan

Register to save articles to
your library

Register

Paper statistics

Downloads
219
rank
131,516
Abstract Views
555
PlumX Metrics