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Huobi is not afraid of regulation and opens a branch in London

Huobi is not afraid of regulation and opens a branch in London

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi was close to Asia so that the management is planning to “storm” in London. Senior Manager business development Huobi in Europe Chern Chung explained the choice of location by the adoption of a new exchange policy, which is aimed at expanding activities in Europe. Thus, London became the preferred location for the… More

The national Bank of the UK will be engaged in testing blockchain technology

The national Bank of the UK will be engaged in testing blockchain technology

The Bank of England intends to use proof-of-concept (PoC) to understand how the payment processing system RTGS real-time can interact with the technology of distributed registries (DLT). RTGS is a special payment system, which works in real time, and the transfer of funds is carried out on a “gross basis”. This means that the transaction… More

Coinbase has signed a partnership agreement with one of the UK’s largest banks

Coinbase has signed a partnership agreement with one of the UK’s largest banks

One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency companies Coinbase has signed a partnership agreement with one of the UK’s largest banks – Barclays. Coinbase, one of the largest cryptanalytic platforms worldwide, announced that it successfully opened a Bank account in the largest British Bank Barclays. According to CNBC, most British banks refrain from doing business with… More

The head of the national Bank of the United Kingdom: crypto currencies should not be banned, and should be treated as an asset

The head of the national Bank of the United Kingdom: crypto currencies should not be banned, and should be treated as an asset

The head of the Bank of England, mark Carney, in his speech at the opening of the Scottish economic conference in Edinburgh on March 2, called on the authorities to regulate the cryptocurrency, not “ban them”. According to Carney, cryptocurrency does not threaten “financial stability” at the moment, but it is quite likely when they… More

Half of large British companies are already investing in bitcoin

Half of large British companies are already investing in bitcoin

According to a new study commissioned by the software developer Citrix (NASDAQ: CTXS), 50% of large British companies have stock in the cryptocurrency. The study, conducted in partnership with One Poll, polled 750 heads of it departments in major British enterprises, employing 250 staff or more. Found out that on average, each of these enterprises… More

UK: Coinbase, CEX.IO and other major cryptocurrency companies are creating the first self-regulatory trade body

UK: Coinbase, CEX.IO and other major cryptocurrency companies are creating the first self-regulatory trade body

The seven largest cryptocurrency companies from around the world joined forces to form CryptoUK — the first of its kind trade Association, whose goal is self-regulation within the British cryptocurrency industry. As stated on the official website of the organization to the CryptoUK became the largest cryptocurrency trading platform and services: Coinbase, eToro, CryptoCompare ,… More