Tag: uk

  • uk
    Derivatives

    UK Financial Watchdog Mulls Ban on High Risk Crypto Derivatives

    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is eyeing a potential ban on the sale of cryptocurrency derivatives, the Financial Times reported. The UK financial watchdog said that it would begin discussions in the first quarter of the next year on whether it would go ahead with the proposed ban on...

    Davit Babayan | October 30, 2018 | 11:00 am
  • Regulations
    Bitcoin

    Report Warns MPs That Regulations Could Threaten UK’s Crypto Market

    A report has warned U.K. MPs to tread carefully when creating regulations to govern the nation’s digital currency sector. The document is in response to plans made by MPs to place the U.K.’s financial watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), at the centre of a crack down on...

    Rick D. | October 29, 2018 | 9:00 pm
  • Ireland
    Industry

    Coinbase Announces New Office in Ireland as Brexit Woes Deepen

    A new blog post published by the US-based cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, announced plans to open a new office in Dublin, Ireland. Coinbase Expands to Dublin Amid Brexit Woes Coinbase, which is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, already has a number of employees in Europe....

    Ali Raza | October 16, 2018 | 11:00 am
  • Industry

    Major US Crypto Exchange Gemini to Expand to UK, Improvement For Europe

    For many years, the crypto exchange market of Europe has lagged behind the US, Japan, and South Korea in terms of infrastructure, regulation, security, and liquidity. According to FT, two sources close to Gemini have stated that the major US-based crypto exchange has hired advisers to consult the...

    Joseph Young | September 24, 2018 | 8:06 am
  • uk
    Industry

    No Plans to Regulate Cryptocurrency From UK Government

    The recent reports regarding the crypto situation in the UK indicate that the country’s government has yet to make a formal assessment of potential consequences of the changes in the value of numerous cryptocurrencies. The Consequences of Crypto Price Swings Have yet to Be Determined As cryptocurrencies continue...

    Ali Raza | September 17, 2018 | 1:30 pm
  • FSMA
    Technology

    ECB Has No Plans to Launch Digital Currency Due to Blockchain Immaturity

    The European Central Bank (ECB) is not issuing a digital currency any time soon, according to President Mario Draghi. He’s argued that the blockchain technology is not mature enough for such a level of responsibility and physical cash remains widely used within the monetary union. ECB Studies Potential...

    Ricardo Esteves | September 15, 2018 | 8:30 pm

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