Oversight and Regulation of Cryptocurrencies: BitLicense

8 Pages Posted: 9 Mar 2018

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Usman W. Chohan

UNSW Business School; Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI); International Association of Hyperpolyglots (HYPIA); Centre for Aerospace & Security Studies (CASS)

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)

UNSW Business School ( email )

UNSW Business School
High St
Sydney, NSW 2052
Australia

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) ( email )

International Association of Hyperpolyglots (HYPIA) ( email )

HYPIA
www.polyglotassociation.org
Montreal, Quebec
Canada

Centre for Aerospace & Security Studies (CASS) ( email )

Islamabad
Pakistan

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