Will Heasman

Will is a freelance journalist based in London, and the former managing editor of a cryptocurrency news outlet. He has been involved in the cryptocurrency industry for over three years and fully believes in its capacity to change the world. When free from his desk, Will is either biking, walking his dogs or playing music.

Author’s posts

Analysis
With ransomware attacks up 200% in the last two years, Cointelegraph looks at some of the methods bad actors are employing and how to avoid them.
Crypto-Ransomware Attacks Are Spreading Like a Hacking Wildfire
Will Heasman
2020-06-17T15:19:00+01:00
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Analysis
One analyst suggests staking may trigger a bull run for ETH, but how likely is ETH 2.0 to generate this amount of demand?
Ethereum 2.0 Staking Upgrade Can Trigger ETH Price Rally
Will Heasman
2020-05-01T16:20:00+01:00
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Analysis
France is paving the way for a digital Euro, but how will its CBDC shape up, and what effect will it have on the cryptocurrency industry?
France’s CBDC Test Moves Digital Euro One Step Closer to Reality
Will Heasman
2020-04-09T13:00:00+01:00
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Analysis
Canada is the latest country to adopt FATF’s crypto guidance, but how will Canadian crypto firms fair under the new regime?
Canada’s New AML Rules Have Room for Improvement but a Good Start, Eh?
Will Heasman
2020-03-29T19:33:00+01:00
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Follow up
Following two significant attacks on lending protocol bZx, what are the potential ramifications for the DeFi sector?
Are the BZx Flash Loan Attacks Signaling the End of DeFi?
Will Heasman
2020-02-22T20:00:00+00:00
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Analysis
How is the FATF’s AML guidance being implemented around the world, and what is its impact on the crypto industry?
Governments Begin to Roll Out FATF’s Travel Rule Around the Globe
Will Heasman
2020-02-14T23:13:00+00:00
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Analysis
As the FCA looks to shake things up under their new AML regime, how will the U.K. and the global cryptocurrency industry react?
FCA’s New AML Regime – UK’s Crypto Market Will Have to Adapt in 2020
Will Heasman
2020-01-21T13:20:00+00:00
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New Year Special
What did 2019 bring by way of privacy coins in criminality, how have things changed, and what is the 2020 outlook?
Privacy Coins in 2019: True Financial Freedom or a Criminal's Delight?
Will Heasman
2020-01-02T03:30:00+00:00
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