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On Aug., 14 a Reddit-user announced that his payments through the cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase were halted.
Employees of the United Kingdom Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) are closely engaged in the study of distributed ledger technology for its further integration into traditional payment systems.
Services of the cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase were terminated by British bank Barclays for unknown reasons. This was reported by the news agency CoinDesk, recalling some knowledgeable sources.
The UK financial regulator is planning to ban some derivative instruments, based on cryptocurrency, to protect investors from monetary losses.
Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency payments initiative could be subject to the “highest standards” in global regulation, said Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is taking a wait-and-see approach when it comes to blockchain, according to its CEO.
A creditor has taken the London Block Exchange (LBX) to court in a bid to wind up the cryptocurrency exchange, but the startup’s CEO has denied it is going out of business. Reported to CoinDesk.
The new Blockchain Technology training course to be held in London on the 21st of June 2019 seeks to provide attendees with a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of Blockchain technology, innovation in the capital markets, and strategic applications. The event will be hosted by the international financial consultancy firm Storm-7 Consulting in partnership with the boutique market intelligence firm OTC Partners, New York.
The London Metal Exchange (LME), which boasts the world’s largest market for metal derivatives, is said to be supporting an initiative to track physical metals using blockchain. Reported to CoinDesk.