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NYDFS Virtual Currency Hearing

All Public Hearings

The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) held public hearings on the regulation of virtual currencies on January 28 and January 29, 2014 in New York City.

January 28, 2014, Panel 1: The Investor Perspective: The Future of Virtual Currencies

January 28, 2014, Panel 2: Virtual Currencies and Regulation in an Evolving Landscape

January 29, 2014, Panel 1: Law Enforcement and Virtual Currencies

January 29, 2014, Panel 2: Virtual Currency Commerce and Consumer Protections

January 29, 2014, Panel 3: The Academic View on Virtual Currencies

Additional Information

Written Testimony Submitted by Witnesses

January 28, 2014

Barry Silbert – Founder & CEO of SecondMarket and Founder of the Bitcoin Investment Trust

Jeremy Liew – Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss – Principals, Winklevoss Capital Management

Judie Rinearson – Partner, Bryan Cave

Carol Van Cleef – Partner, Patton Boggs

January 29, 2014

Cyrus R. Vance, Jr – District Attorney of New York County

Richard B. Zabel – Deputy U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York

Fred Ehrsam – Co-Founder, Coinbase

Jeremy Allaire – Founder & CEO, Circle Internet Financial

Mark T. Williams – Member of the Finance & Economics Faculty, Boston University

Updated 02/03/2014

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