The London Metal Exchange is said to be supporting an initiative to better track physical metals using blockchain tech.
BlockEx, a London-based platform for launching and exchanging tokens, was beset by a series of setbacks that led to downsizing.
Calastone, the U.K.-based operator of a transactions network for investment funds, is moving settlement to a blockchain by May 2019
Ethereum development startup ConsenSys is expanding to London.
British police arrested an individual last week for allegedly fleecing would-be investors via a fake cryptocurrency investment scheme.
Euroclear is planning to launch its blockchain-based gold trading platform later this year.
A former official for the UK’s Foreign Office has joined the board of blockchain startup Setl.
The London police are investigating a digital currency scheme widely believed to be fraudulent.
The Identity & KYC conference in London hosted a workshop on using blockchain technology to improve know-your-customer processes earlier this week.
New York-based bitcoin exchange itBit has hired a securities services and technology veteran to head operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.