the DFI partnered with the Hawaii Technology Development Corp. to create a “regulatory sandbox,” which today allows nearly a dozen cryptocurrency exchanges to operate in Hawaii as a pilot.
The Giving Block is a fundraising platform for cryptocurrency.
Iris Ikeda, commissioner of the state Division of Financial Instruments (DFI), answers questions from KHON2 News in the wake of a sudden drop in the value of Bitcoin.
A quick midday check in with Casey Lund and the “This Is Now” team at Hawaii News Now following a substantial drop in the value of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
How Hawaii came to be known as unfriendly to Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies and how the DFI is trying to chart a new path.
Alexander Leishman is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at River Financial.
“It’s an arbitrary rule that doesn’t make much sense.”