Greenlisted Coins/Tokens

Any entity licensed by DFS to conduct virtual currency business activity in New York may use coins on the Greenlist for their approved purpose(s). Note that if a licensed entity decides to use a coin on the Greenlist, it must inform DFS prior to beginning its use.

Updated: October 4, 2021

Digital Asset Symbol Approved for Custody Approved for Listing

Basic Attention Token

BAT

X

 

Binance USD

BUSD

X

X

Bitcoin

BTC

X

X

Bitcoin Cash

BCH

X

X

Ethereum Classic

ETC

X

 

Ethereum

ETH

X

X

Gemini Dollar

GUSD

X

X

GMO JPY

GYEN

X

X

Litecoin

LTC

X

X

Lumens

XLM

X

 

Pax Gold

PAXG

X

X

Pax Dollar

USDP

X

X

Ripple

XRP

X

 

Z.com USD

ZUSD

X

X

The Department tracks those coins for which it has given individual entities approval to custody and list, as well as those coins individual entities have self-certified to the Department.  For a complete list of those coins, click here.

Disclaimer: DFS may, at any time and in its sole discretion, prohibit or otherwise limit a coin’s use before or after a VC Entity begins using a coin; require that any VC Entity delist, halt, or otherwise limit or curtail activity with respect to any coin; remove any coin from the Greenlist; refrain from placing any coin on the Greenlist; or discontinue the Greenlist process entirely.