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Kraken Acquires British Derivatives Platform Crypto Facilities

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has acquired Crypto Facilities, a British digital asset trading platform and index provider, in an undisclosed “nine-figure”…

UK Firm Gets Regulatory Green Light to Offer Crypto Derivatives

B2C2, an electronic OTC trading firm and crypto liquidity provider, has just got the green light to offer crypto derivatives…

UK Financial Watchdog Plans Oversight of Security Tokens, Some Stablecoins

The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has set out proposed guidance for how crypto assets should be regulated in the…

Coinbase Hires New Compliance Chief for UK Operations

U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has hired a new U.K. head of compliance with three decades of experience in the industry.…

Pavel Durov Closes UK-Based Company Telegram Messenger LLP

Russian-born entrepreneur Pavel Durov is liquidating Telegram Messenger LLP, the Britain-based company behind the popular messaging service Telegram. The same…

UK Crypto Ventures Raised Over $255 Million VC Funding in 2018

Brexit and the sharp downturn in the cryptocurrency markets have not been able to stop the growth of the British…

The Daily: Epic Founder Addresses Fortnite Crypto Rumors, Robinhood Recruiting in London

In today’s edition of The Daily we cover reports that Robinhood is working under the radar to hire staff in…

67 Cryptocurrency Companies Probed by UK Regulator

The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has reportedly provided an update of its investigations of crypto companies. A total of…

Report: Over 300 British Blockchain Companies Shut Down in 2018

The demise of 2017’s cryptocurrency bull market, the rapid collapse of ICOs, and the fizzling out of corporate blockchain hype…

UK Tax Agency Publishes Detailed Guidance for Crypto Holders

The United Kingdom’s tax agency has just released a comprehensive explanation of how it sees crypto assets and how individuals…

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