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79% Cryptocurrency Holders In UK Are Men, Reports FCA

Financial Conduct Authority [FCA], a financial regulator based in the United Kingdom recently published a research note highlighting the interaction of the consumers with cryptocurrency.  Make It Or Break It Attitude Towards Crypto United Kingdom’s financial watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority [FCA] has been operating in the country since 2013. As the financial world has

Financial Conduct Authority [FCA], a financial regulator based in the United Kingdom recently published a research note highlighting the interaction of the consumers with cryptocurrency.  Make It Or Break It Attitude Towards Crypto United Kingdom’s financial watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority [FCA] has been operating in the country since 2013. As the financial world has

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FCA to Oversee Crypto Regulation in UK, Begins with BitMEX Warning

The Financial Conduct Authority in the UK issued a warning on 3rd March, 2020 claiming that BitMEX “is carrying on regulated activities which require authorisation.” It has been classified as an unauthorized firm providing financial services to its’ citizen. BitMEX cryptocurrency exchange, and one of the largest derivatives market for Bitcoin comes under the regulator’s

The Financial Conduct Authority in the UK issued a warning on 3rd March, 2020 claiming that BitMEX “is carrying on regulated activities which require authorisation.” It has been classified as an unauthorized firm providing financial services to its’ citizen. BitMEX cryptocurrency exchange, and one of the largest derivatives market for Bitcoin comes under the regulator’s

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Crypto Weekly: SEC Rejects Bitwise ETF Halts Telegram ICO, UNICEF Launches Crypto Fund

Key Highlights UNICEF Initiates Crypto Fund CFTC Could Approve Ethereum Derivatives Trading  Global Exchanges Urge FCA To Back Down On Its Proposed Ban On Crypto-Linked Derivates BitFinex and Tether Slapped With a Lawsuit Alleging Market Manipulation SEC Rejects Bitwise’s Bitcoin ETF Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ICO Halted by SEC UNICEF Announces Crypto Fund The United Nations’

Key Highlights UNICEF Initiates Crypto Fund CFTC Could Approve Ethereum Derivatives Trading  Global Exchanges Urge FCA To Back Down On Its Proposed Ban On Crypto-Linked Derivates BitFinex and Tether Slapped With a Lawsuit Alleging Market Manipulation SEC Rejects Bitwise’s Bitcoin ETF Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ICO Halted by SEC UNICEF Announces Crypto Fund The United Nations’

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Global Exchanges Urge FCA To Back Down On Its Proposed Ban On Crypto-Linked Derivates

Following FCA’s proposed ban on derivatives assets linked to cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, global exchanges are urging FCA to reconsider its proposed ban on these asset types and continue to allow retail consumers to trade these assets on their platforms. FCA Moves To Ban Crypto-linked Derivatives Britain’s financial watchdog, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in July reported

Following FCA’s proposed ban on derivatives assets linked to cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, global exchanges are urging FCA to reconsider its proposed ban on these asset types and continue to allow retail consumers to trade these assets on their platforms. FCA Moves To Ban Crypto-linked Derivatives Britain’s financial watchdog, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in July reported

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Bitcoin and Crypto Derivatives Risks are Comparable to Oil and Natural Gas: Report

The Financial Regulator in the UK, the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority), recently proposed a ban on the sale of crypto ETNs to retail investors. Coinshares, Europe’s largest digital assets manager, presented a Response to the proposed rule – FCA CP19/22. The FCA argues that cryptocurrencies are highly volatile, lack price discovery and intrinsic value. Hence,

The Financial Regulator in the UK, the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority), recently proposed a ban on the sale of crypto ETNs to retail investors. Coinshares, Europe’s largest digital assets manager, presented a Response to the proposed rule – FCA CP19/22. The FCA argues that cryptocurrencies are highly volatile, lack price discovery and intrinsic value. Hence,

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British Financial Watchdog, FCA, Warns Against the Risks Associated with “Unregulated Cryptoassets”

The British Financial Conduct Authority, FCA, has issued a rather strict warning in a guideline released Wednesday 31st July that cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple are unregulated assets. It has also alerted investors of the risks involved in purchasing these assets. Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Ripple (XRP) and other similar cryptocurrencies or crypto-assets have

The British Financial Conduct Authority, FCA, has issued a rather strict warning in a guideline released Wednesday 31st July that cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple are unregulated assets. It has also alerted investors of the risks involved in purchasing these assets. Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Ripple (XRP) and other similar cryptocurrencies or crypto-assets have

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Crypto Derivatives: Will CFTC in US Follow UK in Posing Restrictions On It?

Bitcoin’s volatility has always been the most significant concern around the asset class. Nevertheless, the asset has moved past its ignorance phase as the institutions are increasingly adapting to provide services and products on it. The two most important of those from Financial Services point of view are contracts and custody arrangements. Derivatives are financial

Bitcoin’s volatility has always been the most significant concern around the asset class. Nevertheless, the asset has moved past its ignorance phase as the institutions are increasingly adapting to provide services and products on it. The two most important of those from Financial Services point of view are contracts and custody arrangements. Derivatives are financial

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Facebook’s Libra Stumbles Upon Another Regulatory Scrutiny

Social media giant, Facebook is far from overcoming the opposition and difficulties posed by the announcements of its global cryptocurrency project, Libra. And now, the UK financial regulators seem to be the next stumbling block! Synergistic regulators The United Kingdom Treasury in collaboration with the Bank of England and other major UK’s financial regulators are

Social media giant, Facebook is far from overcoming the opposition and difficulties posed by the announcements of its global cryptocurrency project, Libra. And now, the UK financial regulators seem to be the next stumbling block! Synergistic regulators The United Kingdom Treasury in collaboration with the Bank of England and other major UK’s financial regulators are

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Even with ICOs Dead Cryptocurrency Investment Scams Still Raging: Report

The phase of investing in ICOs had created a lot of euphoria in the markets. It was a time when individual teams would design their own project on a blockchain and seek investment for it through cryptocurrencies. It was basically an exchange of one cryptocurrency for another. The investors in the ICO were given equivalent

The phase of investing in ICOs had created a lot of euphoria in the markets. It was a time when individual teams would design their own project on a blockchain and seek investment for it through cryptocurrencies. It was basically an exchange of one cryptocurrency for another. The investors in the ICO were given equivalent

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IOTA [MIOTA] Price Jumped 6 Percent Higher After FCA Regulated Firm Confirmed IOTA Crypto Payment Listing

While the leading cryptocurrencies are struggling to afloat – IOTA’s MIOTA crypto coin see a big gain of more than 6 percent within a couple of hours. At the moment, the coin trades at $0.31 in against US Dollar. IOTA [MIOTA] Surged by 6.53% With a strong bullish outlook over the short-term period, IOTA (MIOTA)

While the leading cryptocurrencies are struggling to afloat – IOTA’s MIOTA crypto coin see a big gain of more than 6 percent within a couple of hours. At the moment, the coin trades at $0.31 in against US Dollar. IOTA [MIOTA] Surged by 6.53% With a strong bullish outlook over the short-term period, IOTA (MIOTA)

Subsidiary of Crypto Liquidity Provider Obtain FCA Authorization for CFDs
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Subsidiary of Crypto Liquidity Provider Obtain FCA Authorization for CFDs
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B2C2 is first to Receive FCA Authorization on Crypto-Specific CFDs

Announced on Jan 31, 2019, FCA grants authorization to a UK subsidiary of one of the largest cryptocurrency liquidity provider B2C2. Following the green signal, the subsidiary called, ‘B2C2 OTC Ltd’ can deal in Contracts for Difference (CFDs). FCA Authorized Crypto-Specific CFD For the first time, UK’s financial regulatory body, FCA (Financial Regulatory Authority) step

Announced on Jan 31, 2019, FCA grants authorization to a UK subsidiary of one of the largest cryptocurrency liquidity provider B2C2. Following the green signal, the subsidiary called, ‘B2C2 OTC Ltd’ can deal in Contracts for Difference (CFDs). FCA Authorized Crypto-Specific CFD For the first time, UK’s financial regulatory body, FCA (Financial Regulatory Authority) step

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Breaking – UK’s FCA Consults ‘Guidance on Cryptoassets’, Possibly Flag Certain Crypto Assets

In the midst of increasing heist cases and illicit business models in the crypto industry, UK’s Financial Service Agency (FSA) is proposing a ban on certain crypto products. Accordingly, the agency will release a final statement upon completing the newly released ‘consultation paper’. What is ‘Guidance on Cryptoassets’ Consultation Paper? On Jan 23, 2019, an

In the midst of increasing heist cases and illicit business models in the crypto industry, UK’s Financial Service Agency (FSA) is proposing a ban on certain crypto products. Accordingly, the agency will release a final statement upon completing the newly released ‘consultation paper’. What is ‘Guidance on Cryptoassets’ Consultation Paper? On Jan 23, 2019, an

FCA Currently Investigating 18 Companies To Safeguard Financial Integrity
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FCA Currently Investigating 18 Companies To Safeguard Financial Integrity
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News Flash: UK’s Financial Authority FCA Investigating 18 Cryptocurrency Companies

UK’s financial authority acts as a nanny when it comes to businesses that are employing Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Enclosing this, the legal watchdogs are keenly stepping up to draft the most effective approach on how cryptocurrencies and Blockchain tech can be employed. Key Highlights: May 2018 – 24 firms were investigated November 2018 – FCA

UK’s financial authority acts as a nanny when it comes to businesses that are employing Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Enclosing this, the legal watchdogs are keenly stepping up to draft the most effective approach on how cryptocurrencies and Blockchain tech can be employed. Key Highlights: May 2018 – 24 firms were investigated November 2018 – FCA

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UK Financial Conduct Authority Set to Curb Fraudulent Crypto Entities

Crypto market is suffering severe battering every day and regulators across the world are closely looking at the market scenario. As per the new report released by ‘the telegraph’, UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is setting their weapons ready to curb fraudulent activities in the country’s crypto market. Dodgy Cryptocurrency Firms Doubled Up Reportedly there

Crypto market is suffering severe battering every day and regulators across the world are closely looking at the market scenario. As per the new report released by ‘the telegraph’, UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is setting their weapons ready to curb fraudulent activities in the country’s crypto market. Dodgy Cryptocurrency Firms Doubled Up Reportedly there