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UK Could Ban Some Crypto Derivatives, Says Financial Watchdog Exec

| Daniel Palmer

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority is considering a ban on some cryptocurrency-based derivatives, a senior executive has said.

Bitcoin Wallet Provider Receives E-Money License From UK Regulator

| Muyao Shen

Wirex, a bitcoin wallet and payment card provider, has become the third crypto company to receive an e-money license from U.K. financial regulators.

Regulators Plan ‘Global Sandbox’ for Fintech Including Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

A number of regulators from across the globe are forming a new alliance to facilitate the development of fintech in cross-border solutions.

UK Financial Regulators Are Preparing for a World of Crypto Assets

| Ian Allison

Technology startups Nivaura and 20|30 are shaking up equity crowdfunding with the FCA and LSE.

UK Watchdog Welcomes First Crypto Startups to Regulatory Sandbox

| Muyao Shen

The U.K.'s financial regulator is allowing startups focused on blockchain and crypto assets into its regulatory sandbox for the first time.

UK’s Financial Watchdog Issues Letter to Banks on Crypto Risks

| Christine Kim

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority has written to bank CEOs over the risks of "facilitating financial crimes which are enabled by cryptoassets."

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UK Finance Watchdog Issues Warning on Crypto Derivatives

| Daniel Palmer

The Financial Conduct Authority has warned that firms offering services around crypto derivatives and ICOs "likely" need to be authorized.

UK Financial Watchdog Warns Over Unregistered Crypto Brokerage

| Wolfie Zhao

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority has warned investors over an unregistered brokerage that appears to be offering crypto-related derivatives.

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Coinbase Receives E-Money License from UK Regulator

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase has announced it has been granted an e-money license from the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority.

UK Financial Watchdog to Further Scrutinize ICOs

| Sujha Sundararajan

The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced that it will gather further evidence and conduct a deeper examination on ICOs.