Materials by tag UK

Feb 04, 2019 at 12:43
UK Financial Watchdogs Gives Go-Ahead to Trading Crypto Derivatives
While new digital currency derivatives product such as exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and physically delivered futures are in a precarious situation with an unclear future in the United States, one big United Kingdom store has begun trading a new major financial product that is tied to digital assets.
Feb 01, 2019 at 13:27
Iran to Use its Cryptocurrency in Trades with Europe, UK, Russia and South Africa
The head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) has said that the country is in talks with senior representatives from 8 nations to begin transactions with its ‘IranCoin’ - the newly created State-backed digital currency, Crypto-Rial, according to Tehran Times, a local news outlet.
Jan 28, 2019 at 10:47
The UK FCA Consults on Cryptoasset Regulations, Publishes New Crypto Guidance
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), an autonomous financial watchdog in the U.K, has started consulting on guidance related to virtual currencies, as per a Wednesday, January 23, official release.
Jan 26, 2019 at 16:27
36-Year Old British Man Behind Bars After Stealing €10 Million IOTA Crypto
The United Kingdom (UK’s) South East Regional Organized Crime Unit (SEROCU), Europol, Hessen State Police of Germany and the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA), tactically-technically arrested a 36-year old British man suspected of fraud, money laundering and theft crimes.
Jan 05, 2019 at 09:36
FCA: UK Regulator Inquires 67 Cryptoasset Firms
The U.K disclosed that it has rolled out a total of 67 different inquiries into cryptoasset firms, out of which 49 were successfully closed and 18 are still ongoing. To boot, the U.K government has ratified that it is poised for action to offer more aid to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to assist regulate the cryptocurrency sector.
Dec 20, 2018 at 17:44
HMRC: UK Tax Authority Releases Guidance for CryptoAsset Holders
The tax agency of the U.K published an exhaustive explanation of how it looks at digital assets plus how users will be taxed on their holdings, on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. Now, individuals who get crypto as a gift won’t pay the same taxes as those anticipating to accumulate money with them.
Nov 22, 2018 at 15:22
UK Financial Regulators At-Ease to Issue New Crypto Rules
The UK's government officials and major financial regulators revealed that a fall in the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has relieved the tension on Britain's financial watchdog to take fundamental action that could dissuade or discourage financial innovation and investment.
Nov 05, 2018 at 14:51
Crypto will Defy Brexit Tsunami & Offer Massive Lift to UK, Reveal Experts
In August 2018, Chancellor Philip Hammond predicted hefty economic injury from crashing out of the EU without a deal, warning of an 87.7% punch to GDP and a £80 billion void in public finances.
Sep 24, 2018 at 14:18
UK's Largest Port Operator to Delve Into Blockchain Solution
Associated British Ports (ABP), a privately operated UK port operator, has signed a MoU with freight forwarder Marine Transport International to delve into a Blockchain tech application targeted at enhancing connectivity at the 21 ports it operates.
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