First bitcoin security rises on market debut in Stockholm STOCKHOLM, May 18- The world's first regulated security tracking the value of bitcoin started trading on Monday in Stockholm, rising slightly in comparatively high volumes. Bitcoin's value has been highly volatile, having peaked at over $1,200 in late 2013 before crashing in the wake of a $500 million hacking attack on the Tokyo- based bitcoin exchange Mt.
UPDATE 1-New York banking regulator grants first charter to bitcoin company NEW YORK, May 7- ItBit Trust Company, LLC, a bitcoin exchange, has been granted a charter under New York State's banking law, becoming the first virtual currency company to receive a charter in the state, according to New York's Department of Financial Services. New York's Department of Financial Services is expected to issue regulations for bitcoin and other...
| By: Karen Freifeld