Cryptocompliance 101: How To Assess HIFCA And HIDTA Risk For MSBs

August 12, 2019
If you’re newer to crypto, you might hear the acronyms HIFCA and HIDTA tossed about in relation to risk analysis. If so, you’ve probably...

Records Retention For Cryptocurrency MSBs: Here Are The Documents You Need To Keep

July 8, 2019
Records retention – it may not be the most exciting topic, but it’s definitely one of the most important for cryptocurrency businesses. Why? Because...

Does The BSA’s Fifth Compliance Pillar Apply To Crypto Businesses? Here’s What You Need To Know

June 25, 2019
Most crypto businesses are considered money services businesses (MSBs) money transmitters, meaning they are required to comply with the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) by...

Cryptocompliance 101: What Are Law Enforcement Requests And How To Respond When You Get Them

April 22, 2019
Cryptocurrency money services businesses (MSBs) may receive law enforcement requests from time to time. While it’s natural to want to help law enforcement, as...

Operating In Marijuana-Legal States Comes With Important Rules For Crypto MSBs

April 16, 2019
Monitoring for unusual or suspicious transactions is arguably the most critical day-to-day responsibility cryptocurrency money services businesses (MSBs) and money transmitters must perform in...

Cryptocompliance 101: The Importance Of Annual Audits And Independent Testing

April 8, 2019
Your AML compliance program is only as good as a third party says it is. Thus, annual AML audits are required of all financial...