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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.
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UK Lawmakers Start Inquiry Into Crypto Use
Parliament's Treasury Committee is requesting evidence on matters such as the possibility of digital currencies replacing fiat money and the effect of crypto on social inclusion.
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House of Lords Committee Sees 'No Convincing Case' for UK CBDC
"While a CBDC may provide some advantages, it could present significant challenges for financial stability and the protection of privacy," the committee said.
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UK Parliament’s House of Lords Launches CBDC Inquiry
The deadline for responses on a possible U.K. central bank digital currency is mid-October.
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UK Parliament Presented Showcase of Real-World Blockchain Applications
The U.K. Parliament has been presented demos of real-world blockchain applications designed to educate policymakers.
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Ripple Put on Defensive at UK Parliament Blockchain Hearing
A UK parliamentary hearing on blockchain and cryptocurrencies took on a largely negative tone with one panelist dismissing the technology as a fad.
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U.K. Won't Accept Cryptocurrency for Tax Bills, Minister Says
The U.K. government does plan to regulate exchanges and wallet providers, but won't intervene to help such startups get bank accounts.
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House of Lords Urges UK Government to Explore DLT Adoption
The U.K.'s House of Lords has released a report highlighting the opportunities for distributed ledger technologies across government services.
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UK Legislators Cast Critical Eye on Bitcoin and Blockchain
A committee of the House of Lords struck a curious but at times critical note when discussing blockchain and its impact on finance and government.
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