UK Government Responds To Treasury Committee’s Crypto Report

News, Regulation | December 21, 2018 By:

The UK government and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have released their responses to the Treasury Select Committee’s crypto-assets report.

In September of this year, the Treasury Select Committee published its report into crypto-assets as part of its Digital Currencies inquiry, an initiative launched in February 2018 in response to price volatility in the crypo market.


UK Financial Conduct Authority Warns Consumers Against Unauthorized Crypto Exchange

News, Regulation | November 20, 2018 By:

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a warning against an unregulated crypto exchange targeting UK consumers.

In a notice published on Monday, the FCA said that Crypto Exchange Pro, which offers trading accounts for buying and selling major cryptocurrencies, has been providing financial services in the UK without the regulator’s authorization.