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CDCROP: Coinbase ad on London Underground (Tube). August 2021. (Sheldon Reback/CoinDesk)
UK Financial Regulator Seeks Comments on Ad Approval Process for Crypto
Only companies with Financial Conduct Authority permission will be able to approve promotional material.
CDCROP: Coinbase ad on London Underground (Tube). August 2021. (Sheldon Reback/CoinDesk)

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FCA-Regulated Crypto Custodian Digivault Is Up for Sale Following Eqonex Liquidation: Source
A deal to buy Digivault, which is winding down operations, would include a crypto license in the United Kingdom.
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CDCROP: UK Subway Tube Ads (Dwayne Paisley-Marshall/Unsplash)
Proposed UK Rules Will Make Advertising Crypto a Lot Harder, Industry Warns
Industry members are sounding the alarm on a proposed measure to require crypto service providers to comply with local advertising rules, which could add an additional layer of authorization to an already complex process.
CDCROP: UK Subway Tube Ads (Dwayne Paisley-Marshall/Unsplash)

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FCA's Crypto AML Compliance Chief Steps Down
Mark Steward, who led the enforcement of anti-money laundering measures for crypto, is stepping down after seven years with the Financial Conduct Authority.
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CDCROP: London (Artur Tumasjan/Unsplash)
UK's FCA Appoints Binu Paul to Lead Its Digital-Assets Department
Paul previously worked as the fintech lead at New Zealand's Financial Markets Authority.
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CDCROP: London (Artur Tumasjan/Unsplash)
UK Shuts Down Temporary Crypto Company Licensing Program
The time it takes to register a firm depends on the quality of the information provided to the Financial Conduct Authority, the regulator told CoinDesk.
CDCROP: London (Artur Tumasjan/Unsplash)

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Digital Bank Revolut Wins FCA Registration to Offer Crypto Services in UK
The trading platform had been operating in the country under a program that gives firms a reprieve while their applications are pending.
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CDCROP: Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) website homepage for the financial regulatory organization for the United Kingdom (U.K.) (Shutterstock)
Crypto Exchange FTX Not Authorized in UK, Financial Watchdog Warns
However, FTX told Bloomberg it believes a scammer is impersonating the company.
CDCROP: Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) website homepage for the financial regulatory organization for the United Kingdom (U.K.) (Shutterstock)

Flags for the Queen Diamond jubilee in London, UK.
UK Crypto Industry Welcomes New Stablecoin Rules, Awaits Guidance
A proposed bill could give U.K. regulators new powers over payments-focused crypto assets like stablecoins, but details on how the rules might be interpreted by financial watchdogs are pending.
Flags for the Queen Diamond jubilee in London, UK.

CDCROP: Financial Conduct Authority logo displayed on a modern smartphone (Shutterstock)
Crypto.com Exchange Registers With UK Financial Regulator
The registration permits Crypto.com to pursue "certain crypto asset activities."
CDCROP: Financial Conduct Authority logo displayed on a modern smartphone (Shutterstock)