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Crypto Trading Firm PGI Dissolved in UK After Alleged Scam
The firm was dissolved by the U.K. High Court and the Official Receiver has been appointed as liquidator.
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CDCROP: UK Parliament River Thames London, England (Unsplash)
UK Discussing Bill That Could See Trade Documents Stored Using Blockchain
The Electronic Trade Documents Bill was introduced in the House of Lords on Wednesday.
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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.
CDCROP: U.K. lawmaker Matt Hancock (Matt Hancock)

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Crypto Remains a Priority for UK Under New Leader, Drawing Industry Excitement
Industry advocates in the country worried previous finance minister Rishi Sunak's crypto plans wouldn't pan out, especially after his recent defeat in the race for prime minister.
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The U.K. still wants to carry on with its crypto plans. (Paul Mansfield/Getty Images)
With New Prime Minister, UK Still Wants to Be Crypto Hub: Treasury Official
Economic Secretary Richard Fuller took part in a parliamentary debate on digital assets two days after Liz Truss was officially named the country's prime minister.
The U.K. still wants to carry on with its crypto plans. (Paul Mansfield/Getty Images)

U.K. Prime Minister taps business department head Kwasi Kwarteng to be finance minister (Pippa Fowles/Wikimedia)
UK’s Truss Picks Kwasi Kwarteng to Be Finance Minister
Since 2021, Kwarteng has overseen the government’s business, energy and industrial strategy department, which has supported blockchain innovation.
U.K. Prime Minister taps business department head Kwasi Kwarteng to be finance minister (Pippa Fowles/Wikimedia)

CDCROP: Sunak And Truss Face Off In Final Tory Leadership Hustings (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
Liz Truss to Become UK Prime Minister After Winning Conservative Party Leadership
Truss has revealed little about her stance on crypto save for two statements that indicate she may be open to innovative-friendly regulation.
CDCROP: Sunak And Truss Face Off In Final Tory Leadership Hustings (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Experts weigh in on what a UK NFT could look like (Simon Frederick/Unsplash)
What to Expect From the UK’s Royal Mint NFT Collection
Tokens endorsed by the U.K. government must come with perks to succeed, industry members say.
Experts weigh in on what a UK NFT could look like (Simon Frederick/Unsplash)

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UK Parliamentary Group Starts Crypto Inquiry to Form Policy Recommendations
The group is asking industry experts, regulators and the government to weigh in on a range of topics including consumer protection and CBDCs.
Houses of Parliament, London, England, UK

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UK Markets Bill Extends Banking Rules to Crypto Assets
The U.K. introduced the bill, which also addresses stablecoins, to Parliament earlier Wednesday, but lawmakers won’t take up the measure until later in the week.
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