The proposed rules would require strict cybersecurity measures if banks handle bitcoins.
"Consumers are stepping into the Wild West when they engage in the market,” said Cordray.
The current trading price is unsustainable, investors, analysts and traders said.
Consumer protection has been neglected, says the Government Accountability Office.
Federal officials filed charges against the head of two bitcoin websites.
Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.) is cheering the Federal Election Commission’s (FEC) move to allow...
The financial regulator is cautioning investors about the risks of dealing with bitcoin.
Pay for subscriptions to Fortune, Health and Travel + Leisure with the digital currency.
The Texas-based computer giant is teaming up with bitcoin company Coinbase.
Virtual currency bitcoin is now legal in California.
The company said that accepting the money would make it easier for customers looking to book hotels.
DISH television's 14 million subscribers will soon be able to pay their bills in bitcoins.
The SEC cautioned that the currency could be a potential target for fraud.
Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.) on Friday called the move by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors an "...