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UK Regulator Is Firming Up Its Approach to Crypto Oversight
The Payment Systems Regulator will be looking at what happens if a crypto payment system goes wrong, PSR's Nick Davey told CoinDesk in an interview.
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UK Lawmakers Vote to Widen Authorities’ Powers in Seizing Crypto-Related Property
The amendment builds upon a bill in Parliament that allows the government to seize cryptocurrencies tied to crime.
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Binance Denies Accusation From UK Lawmaker That It Deliberately Sank FTX
The exchange pointed to a CoinDesk article that set off a series of events that led to FTX's bankruptcy filing.
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Japan Passes Landmark Stablecoin Bill for Investor Protection: Report
The new legal framework will take effect in a year.
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South Korean Parliament Discusses Crypto Bills for First Time
The South Korean parliament has begun discussing a number of bills specifically addressing crypto.
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UK Lawmakers May Probe Facebook Libra Over Privacy, Fraud
A parliamentary committee worries about Facebook holding financial details on its potentially billions of Libra users.
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Blockchain-Friendly UK Lawmaker Calls for Crypto Tax Payments
British politician Eddie Hughes has proposed allowing local taxes and bills to be paid with cryptocurrencies.
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Singapore Lawmakers Question Prime Minister Over Crypto Regulation
Members of Singapore's parliament have asked if the government will reconsider the country's stance on cryptocurrency regulation.
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Lawmakers Want to See Bitcoin Become an Official Currency in Australia
Two Australian lawmakers have formed a parliamentary group to push government to better accommodate cryptocurrency and blockchain.
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Live Blog: UK Parliament Holds Hearing on Blockchain
A UK House of Lords committee is holding a hearing on blockchain this afternoon.
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