Crypto Custody Tech Firm Fireblocks Seeks New York-Regulated Trust Company

“Our position is not to poke at any regulator, any political party, or the government,” Levine said. “We’re just applying the existing rules and existing framework. We know there’s a business need based on clients, based on the market opportunity. We understand what the current regulatory framework is, and SAB 121, as it is, in the current view of federal regulators and state regulators. We believe that pursuing the trust license in becoming a qualified custodian was the right approach.”