Anchorage gets OCC's first national charter to a crypto bank

Anchorage gets OCC's first national charter to a crypto bank

With Acting Comptroller Brooks on his way out the door, the OCC has given its first digital bank charter. Custody pioneer Anchorage is the first crypto firm to see a charter from the U.S. national bank regulator.Per a Wednesday announcement from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Anchorage will have conditional authorization to operate as a trust institution nationally.Per the announcement, Anchorage's continued charter will hinge upon unique requirements:"As an enforceable condition of approval, the company entered into an operating agreement which sets forth, among other....

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