Tag Archive: FCA

  • FinTech, News, News teaser

    UK Banks – scared of the regulator… or competition?

    It is a fact that UK banks are unwilling to provide their services to distributed ledger technology (DLT) companies. However, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has questioned their official line of reasoning for this in a recent report. DLT Companies Denied Banking Services We all know that blockchain is an exciting technology with huge potential, hence many companies are building future development around its possibilities. The UK is positioning itself as a global hub for all

    · October 25, 2017 · 5:15 pm
  • ICO Altcoins, Blockchain Technology, Emerging Markets, News, News teaser

    UK Issues a Warning on ICOs But Some Are Already Immune

    Less than a year after the industry began, running a Blockchain business using a digital token has suddenly become a lot more complicated. ICOs Float Between A Rock And A Hard Place The free-for-all of the first six months of 2017 when Blockchain startups and ‘projects’ created and sold tokens at will, often for hundreds of millions of dollars, has changed thanks to snap regulatory decisions. The context of regulator reactions continues to dictate digital

    · September 12, 2017 · 8:00 am