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The Methodology Behind Coindesk’s Crypto Hubs 2023 Ranking
The Methodology Behind Coindesk’s Crypto Hubs 2023 Ranking
Zug Singapore and London ranked the highest in Coin Desk's Crypto Hubs 2023 list this year which details the best places in the world to live and work in crypto Iomob CEO and co founder Boyd Cohen who consulted with Coin Desk to create the list discusses the methodology behind how these rankings came to [...]
The Methodology Behind Coindesk’s Crypto Hubs 2023 Ranking

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Crypto Hubs 2023: Where to Live Freely and Work Smart
With shifting regulatory regimes worldwide, crypto is on the move to find the best locales to put down roots, get licensed, register or just be. Crypto Hubs 2023, our ranking of the top 15 global crypto hubs, is a good place to start.
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London: The World’s Capital for Foreign Exchange Adds Cryptocurrencies to Its Ledger
Already a global hub for finance, the No. 3 spot in CoinDesk’s Crypto Hubs 2023 has a healthy grassroots crypto adoption rate and a prime minister eager to attract the digital asset industry.
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A16z Chooses London as Destination for First Office Outside U.S.
The venture capital firm plans to use the office, which will open later this year, to fund growth in the crypto and startup ecosystems in the U.K. and Europe.
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Crypto-Focused Menai Financial Group Shuttering Market-Making Business in London and Tokyo
The firm said it continues to invest in and expand its asset-management business.
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UK Financial Regulator Expands Enforcement Against Crypto ATMs to East London
The FCA began taking action against illegal crypto ATMs last month, inspecting sites in the northern city of Leeds.
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What's Next For Bitcoin After Core Developer Marco Falke Plans to Step Down
What's Next For Bitcoin After Core Developer Marco Falke Plans to Step Down
Alex Gladstein Chief Strategy Officer at the Human Rights Foundation discusses his reactions to Bitcoin Core developer Marco Falke stepping down from his maintainer role this summer Plus his take on the U K Court of Appeal ruling earlier this month that a claim by Craig Wright's Tulip Trading against 16 Bitcoin developers should go [...]
What's Next For Bitcoin After Core Developer Marco Falke Plans to Step Down

Craig Wright’s UK Case Against 16 Bitcoin Developers To Go To Full Trial
Craig Wright’s UK Case Against 16 Bitcoin Developers To Go To Full Trial
The U K Court of Appeal ruled that a claim by Craig Wright's Tulip Trading against 16 Bitcoin developers should go to trial in London The claim was originally dismissed in March 2022 Coin Desk Editor at Large Christie Harkin discusses what to expect And Coin Desk Co Regional News Chief for the Americas Stephen [...]
Craig Wright’s UK Case Against 16 Bitcoin Developers To Go To Full Trial

Craig Wright in London in 2019 (Oliver Knight/CoinDesk)
Craig Wright's UK Case Against 16 Bitcoin Developers to Go to Full Trial
The trial is expected in early 2024 following a successful appeal.
Craig Wright in London in 2019 (Oliver Knight/CoinDesk)

Company Linked to Tom Cruise Deepfake Addresses Ethical Questions Around the Technology
Company Linked to Tom Cruise Deepfake Addresses Ethical Questions Around the Technology
London-based company Metaphysic is developing AI for hyperreal virtual experiences in the metaverse. Co-Founder Tom Graham addresses the ethical dilemma around using deepfake technology and how blockchain could potentially create digital identity rights.
Company Linked to Tom Cruise Deepfake Addresses Ethical Questions Around the Technology