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Barclays Broke Up with Coinbase and Put Crypto Relations to Cold
August 14th, 2019

Coinbase’s partnership with Barclays allowed British clients to use Coinbase extensively. The end of this partnership could also potentially end Coinbase users’ access to the UK “Faster Payments Scheme” (FPS).

Robinhood Is Authorized to Operate as a Broker in the U.K.
August 8th, 2019

Robinhood, the stock trading app, has been approved by the U.K. regulatory instances to operate as a broker. This is a part of the company’s plans to set up a shop in London.

For the First Time U.K. Decided to Approve a Crypto Hedge Fund
July 4th, 2019

Prime Factor Capital, “an asset manager that specialises in cryptocurrencies,” has been licensed by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the region’s financial regulator, to operate as an Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM).

Coinbase Exec Unveils What 2019 Will Bring for Bitcoin Regulation Globally
January 21st, 2019

The unfolding year is said to bring many changes to cryptos and an intense regulation framework is going to be one of them according to Coinbase’s lead counsel in the UK.

Chief of Allianz Global Investors Asks Regulators to Introduce Crypto Ban
December 13th, 2018

Citing the huge losses incurred by crypto investors amidst this year’s market crash, the Allianz chief asked the global regulator to take strict action against crypto assets.

Digital Money Platform Wirex Received UK FCA E-Money Licence
August 23rd, 2018

On August 21st, digital money platform was granted a UK Financial Conduct Authority e-money licence, which means that Wirex is trustworthy and committed to maintaining high compliance standards in its business operations.