2013年6月30日 星期日

MtGox 取得 MSB(money services business)執照

為了迎合美國政府對於洗錢防治法的要求,MtGox取得MSB執照。

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323873904578574000957464468.html

MtGox 註冊資訊如下:

MSB Registration Status InformationDate: 06/28/2013MSB Registration Number: 31000029348132Registration Type: Initial RegistrationLegal Name: MtGox IncDBA Name:Street Address: 615 S Dupont HwyCity: DoverState: DELAWAREZip: 19901MSB Activities:Money transmitter, OtherStates of MSB Activities:Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia,Federated States Of Micronesia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas,Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri,Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands,Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Palau, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee,Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, US, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, WyomingAll States & Territories & Foreign Flag: All States/TerritoriesNumber of Branches:Authorized Signature Date: 06/26/2013Received Date: 06/27/2013

這代表著兩件事,
  1. Bitcoin的適法性將大為提昇,對於bitcoin的流通與價格穩定度都有幫助。
  2. 若繼續在MtGox上交易Bitcoin,美國政府監管的手將更直接的伸入你的帳戶裡。