U.K Financial Regulator Accuses BitMEX Of Illegal Operation
Bitcoin Exchange

U.K Financial Regulator Accuses BitMEX Of Illegal Operation

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has just issued a statement accusing BitMEX of providing financial services without proper authorization. It is advising...

Trevor Smith | 4 months ago
FCA looking for crypto experts
UK Crypto News

UK’s FCA is on the Lookout for ‘Crypto Experts’

The United Kingdom’s FCA is looking for crypto experts as part of their latest efforts to regulate digital currencies operating in the UK. The UK’s financial conduct authority...

Luke Whelan | 5 months ago
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FCA Cryptocurrency Scam Probes Up 74% in 12 Months

UK regulators are increasingly shinning the spotlight on cryptocurrency businesses to root out bad actors. Combating Cryptocurrency Scams According to The Telegraph, the Financial...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 9 months ago
FCA to ban UK crypto derivatives
Bitcoin Regulation

FCA Pondering Crypto-Derivatives Ban

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) intends to ban crypto-related derivatives aimed at retail investors, according to a recent article published by The Economist. A...

Anatol Antonovici | 9 months ago
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Bitcoin And Ether Don’t Need Regulation: UK Finance Watchdog

The UK’s top financial watchdog has concluded that Bitcoin and Ether do not require regulation, whereas utility tokens and some stablecoins will. The FCA Makes Decision on Bitcoin...

Eustace Cryptus | 12 months ago
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Two Years Too Late: BBC Claims Flurry of Bitcoin Investors ‘Think They Can Get Rich Quick’

According to the BBC, a whole industry of “cryptoassets” has built up in recent years, with Bitcoin at the helm. Shocking news, right?  Good thing the BBC’s mission...

Christina Comben | 1 year ago
FCA looking for crypto experts

UK’s Financial Watchdog May Soon Ban Sale of Crypto Derivatives

UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is consulting today on a cryptoassets guidance. The financial watchdog will decide later this year whether to outlaw certain cryptocurrency...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
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Major Hong Kong Winemaker is Buying a Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange

A major winemaker, listed on the GEM board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is to acquire a majority stake in a Japanese cryptocurrency trading platform. The deal is meant to...

Georgi Georgiev | 2 years ago
UK FCA surveillance crypto
Bitcoin Regulation

UK: FCA Investigations Into Crypto Businesses Have Doubled Since May

FCA (Financial Conduct Authority), UK’s Financial watchdog, has doubled the number of investigations into cryptocurrency companies to 50 since May 2018. FCA Increasingly Looking...

Christina Comben | 2 years ago
UK Tax Office Change Bitcoin and Crypto Tax laws
Bitcoin Exchange

Winklovoss’ Gemini Exchange Looks to Challenge Coinbase in the UK

Gemini, a New York-based cryptocurrency exchange owned by the Winklevoss Twins is eyeing a move to the UK. Winklevoss Twins Look to Set Up Shop in The UK According to the Financial...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 2 years ago
UK MPs Urge Regulation for 'Wild West' Crypto Industry

UK MPs Urge Regulation for ‘Wild West’ Crypto Industry

The UK Treasury Committee published a report on crypto-assets for its Digital Currencies inquiry. In the report, they seem keen on pushing a ‘Wild West’ analogy. Time...

Emilio Janus | 2 years ago
FCA looking for crypto experts

FCA Urges UK Banks to Adopt Robust Security Measures Against ‘Risky’...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), U.K.’s top financial watchdog, has advised banks to adopt appropriate measures to minimize the risks and exposure inherent in the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 2 years ago