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CDCROP: Coinbase ad on London Underground (Tube). August 2021. (Sheldon Reback/CoinDesk)
UK Powers to Regulate Crypto Ads Approved by Lawmaker Committee
All kinds of unregistered crypto providers could also be outlawed by the rules – not just stablecoin issuers.
CDCROP: Coinbase ad on London Underground (Tube). August 2021. (Sheldon Reback/CoinDesk)

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UK Lawmaker Matt Hancock Doesn’t Regret Pro-Crypto Swerve
The former cabinet minister is pushing for the government to be more pro-innovation.
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UK Crypto Industry Hopes for More Clarity From Planned Stablecoin Rules
A new regulatory package for crypto could clear up some gray areas for digital asset companies around which regulations they should comply with.
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UK Regulators Say Crypto Adoption Poses Financial Risk, Call for More Oversight
The watchdogs worry that international norms could come too late.
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CDCROP: Coinbase ad on London Underground (Tube). August 2021. (Sheldon Reback/CoinDesk)
UK Advertising Regulator Issues 'Red Alert' Guidance on Crypto Ads
Companies advertising crypto services have until May 2 to ensure their ads meet the new guidance.
CDCROP: Coinbase ad on London Underground (Tube). August 2021. (Sheldon Reback/CoinDesk)

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FCA Concerned Over Binance Gaining Access to UK Payment Network: Report
The FCA said that its "concerns about Binance remain," though it has “limited powers to object to arrangements of this kind."
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NYDIG-Owned Payments Startup Bottlepay Obtains FCA Registration
The startup says it’s the first Lightning network-based firm to win approval from the U.K. regulator.
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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao.
FCA Said Binance Had Complied With Its Requirements, But Was 'Not Capable' of Being Supervised
The FCA had ordered Binance to cease carrying out regulated activity in the U.K.
Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao.

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Crypto Startup Ramp Secures FCA Registration
The "PayPal for crypto" service Ramp has become the eighth firm to win registration with the U.K financial watchdog.
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