Europol, the European Union's top law enforcement agency, has co-founded a new working group dedicated to digital currencies.
The initiative is being co-led by Interpol, the intergovernmental organization focused on law enforcement issues, and the Basel Institute on Governance, a non-profit group focused on financial crimes in the public and private sectors.
The working group, according to an announcement last week, will involve the organization of collaborative workshops and a global network comprised of subject matter experts.
Europol said in a statement:
More recently, Europol inked a deal with blockchain startup Chainalysis in a bid to expand its capacity for tracking digital currency transactions.
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