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UK’s FCA Issues Advice for Crypto Firms After Only 41 of 300 Applicants Win Regulatory Approval
The Financial Conduct Authority has faced criticism over its arduous registration regime, with some companies dropping out of the process altogether.
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France Eases Lockdown And Heads Toward A Return To Normal
French Lawmakers Soften Stance on Compulsory Crypto Licenses
Crypto industry advocates had been concerned about tougher rules in the wake of the FTX collapse and as new EU legislation is readied.
France Eases Lockdown And Heads Toward A Return To Normal

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Binance Wins Seventh Approval in Europe, Registers With Swedish Regulator
The registration in Sweden follows those in France, Italy, Lithuania, Spain, Cyprus and Poland.
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National Assembly Discuss The Government's Finance Bill For 2023
Crypto Industry Hopes Turn to French Legislators as Regulators Back Mandatory License
A Senate proposal to anticipate EU rules has caused consternation in the industry – but the National Assembly may not swallow it whole.
National Assembly Discuss The Government's Finance Bill For 2023

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Crypto.com obtuvo la licencia como institución de pagos en Brasil
La empresa es el primer exchange de criptomonedas en convertirse en una institución de pagos con licencia de un país sudamericano.
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Crypto.com Receives License as a Payment Institution in Brazil
The company is the first crypto exchange to become a licensed payments institution in the South American country.
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Dutch Central Bank Says Crypto Exchange KuCoin Is Operating Without a License in Netherlands
De Nederlandsche Bank said KuCoin lacks a “legal registration” with the central bank.
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Crypto Banking Platform BVNK Wins Registration in Spain
Registration as a virtual asset services provider with the Bank of Spain will allow BVNK to offer its services to corporates across the country.
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Blockchain.com Wins Singapore License
The news means two exchanges in two days – Coinbase the other one – have received in-principle approval to operate in that country.
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EU Seals Text of Landmark Crypto Law MiCA, Fund Transfer Rules
Legal texts to license crypto firms and vet transactions were agreed to by national diplomats after political deals struck in June.
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