Tag: fca

Jan 11 2021

FCA Warns Crypto Investors May “Lose All of Their Money”

Jan 11 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business fca regulation

The FCA has warned investors of the risks associated with investing in cryptoassets. Their article references potential dangers, including the lack of protection for consumers and the price volatility of cryptoassets. "Prepare to Lose All Your Money" Great Britain's Financial Conduct Authority (...

UK’s FCA Warns Investors of High-Risk Crypto Investments and Scams

Jan 11 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  fca news policy & regulation regulation

The Financial Conduct Authority said investors in cryptocurrency products offering high returns should be prepared to lose "all their money."

Jan 06 2021

UK’s Ban on Crypto Derivatives Goes Into Effect Today

The Financial Conduct Authority ban on the sale of derivatives and exchange- traded notes was passed in October.

UK’s Crypto Derivatives Ban Starts Today

The FCA announced a ban on the sale and distribution of crypto-related investment products for retail investors in October 2020.

Dec 16 2020

UK FCA Grants Crypto Firms Temporary Registration as It Deals With Applications Backlog

Dec 16 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  fca news policy & regulation regulation uk

There had been fears in the industry that crypto firms might be left in no man's land as the FCA deadline looked set to pass with many applications still waiting to be processed.

UK Crypto Firms Awaiting Recognition Get Temporary Relief

The companies which have applied for recognition can offer their services till July 9, 2021.

Oct 14 2020

Is the FCA’s Crypto Derivatives Ban a Sign of What’s to Come?

Is a wave of regulation headed straight for the crypto derivatives space?

Oct 07 2020

CoinShares Reveals its Take on FCA’s Ban of Crypto Derivatives

CoinShares said the ban will only drive UK retail investors to unregulated crypto exchanges that offer far fewer protections.

Oct 06 2020

UK Bans Retail Investors from Buying Bitcoin Derivatives

Oct 06 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  fca great britain markets

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK's financial regulator, has banned the sale of crypto derivatives and...

Bitcoin (BTC) Holds $10,600 as the UK’s FCA bans Crypto Derivatives

In summary: The FCA has banned crypto derivatives and exchange-traded notes (ETN) for retail customers According to the FCA, the move is aimed at protecting retail investors The ban comes into effect 6th January 2021 Bitcoin and the crypto-verse were briefly rattled by the news but BTC has continued to hold the $10,660 price area Another global regulatory body has tightened its grip...

UK Regulators Ban Crypto Derivatives To Retail Consumers

In a massive blow to the cryptocurrency derivatives market, the Financial Conduct Authority [FCA] has announced that it has published the final rules to ban the sale of derivatives and exchange-traded notes [ETNs] that reference certain types of crypto-assets to retail consumers. With this, the UK-based companies will no longer be able to offer cryptocurrency derivatives products The post UK Regulators Ban Crypto...

Sep 28 2020

FCA Warns Britons over Illegal Cryptocurrency Broker Cryptenix

Cryptenix is a trading name of Finplex Group LTD, which claims to be based in Limassol Cyprus

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