Latest United Kingdom News

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Business 11 December 2018

British MP wants local tax paid in crypto

Eddie Hughes, a conservative MP for the Walsall North constituency, wants residents in the United Kingdom to be able to pay their local taxes and utility bills using Bitcoin.

UK's FCA may ban sale of crypto derivatives
Business 22 November 2018

UK’s FCA may ban sale of crypto derivatives

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is reportedly considering a ban on crypto contracts-for-difference (CFD) that could be offered to retail investors, which could ultimately be a game-changer for the industry.

UK mulls ban on crypto derivatives
Business 30 October 2018

UK mulls ban on crypto derivatives

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will be holding consultations on a “potential prohibition” of cryptocurrency-based derivatives.

UK gov’t shelves plans for Royal Mint Gold token
Business 26 October 2018

UK gov’t shelves plans for Royal Mint Gold token

The UK government has pulled the plug on plans that would have seen the Royal Mint launching its own cryptocurrency, amid fears over the unregulated nature of cryptocurrency markets.

Crypto companies in the UK now have a banking option
Business 12 October 2018

Crypto companies in UK now have a banking option

The banking sector is slowly adapting and incorporating cryptocurrency onto their product portfolio. For example, the London Block Exchange (LBX) is introducing a new service that will give customers in the UK a banking option for both their fiat and their crypto assets.

Wirex secures e-money license in the UK
Business 24 August 2018

Wirex secures e-money license in the UK

Wirex Ltd., a provider of cryptocurrency debit cards in Europe, has been granted an e-money license by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

FCA warns UK investors against ‘clone’ crypto companies
Business 8 August 2018

FCA warns UK investors against ‘clone’ crypto companies

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a warning against a clone company called Fair Oaks Crypto, which has been impersonating FCA-authorized firm Fair Oaks Capital Limited to lure investors to its site.

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