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Bitcoin

UK Banks Fined $66 Billion For Insurance Fraud; Bitcoin Still Bad?

The arguments as to why bitcoin is superior to the banking system are pretty clear cut to anyone that has used it. A decade ago BTC was conceived to cut out the fatcat middlemen and...

Martin Young | 1 week ago
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Bitcoin

Could Britain’s Brexit Boost Bitcoin to New All-Time Highs?

A number of fundamentals have been driving Bitcoin in recent weeks, such as the escalating US China trade war and the UK’s exit from the EU. Some analysts foresee a new all-time high...

Martin Young | 1 month ago
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Boosted By Boris and Brexit

This week saw a new prime minister take over the helm in Britain. Boris Johnson has been handed the unenviable task of guiding the UK through Brexit, coincidentally the economic unrest...

Martin Young | 2 months ago
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News

UK Chancellor Gives British Government Opinion On Libra

UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box this week giving the UK government’s perspective on Facebook’s Libra...

Emilio Janus | 2 months ago
Bitcoin Acceptance

UK’s Biggest Business Travel Agency Now Accepts Bitcoin

UK’s biggest travel management company is now accepting bitcoin for payments after “increasing demand” from clients. The move also hints that its retail travel giant...

Allen Scott | 5 months ago
FCA Urges UK Banks to Adopt Robust Security Measures Against 'Risky' Cryptocurrency Business
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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 | 8 months ago
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Altcoins

Seized Monero Up For Auction In UK First

An auction house in Northern Ireland is holding the UK’s first live online auction of seized cryptocurrency. The sale, of 167.69 monero coins will start at midday tomorrow (GMT)...

Emilio Janus | 9 months ago
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Bitcoin Taxes

UK Gov’t Unveils Cryptocurrency Tax Guidelines For Individuals

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) yesterday released a policy paper, detailing cryptocurrency tax guidelines for individuals. The good news is that no new punitive tax...

Emilio Janus | 9 months ago
Breaking News

‘We’ll Be Right Back!’ – Signs Point to Exit...

Users are venting frustration at UK-based cryptocurrency wallet and exchange Cubits after the service went offline following alleged payment delays. [Editor’s note: This story...

Esther Kim | 10 months ago
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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 | 10 months ago
Bitcoin UK's Cryptocurrency Task Force Concerned Over Recent Exchange Hacks
News

Bitcoin Ownership Hits 9% In UK, YouGov Survey Reveals

Over 90 percent of UK residents have now heard of Bitcoin and up to 9 percent of some demographics own it, an upbeat new survey revealed November 7. 21 Percent See Bitcoin Being As...

Wilma Woo | 11 months ago

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