London is the capital and largest city in Great Britain. It is the third largest by population in Europe, and it is a large financial, tourist, political and cultural center. London is one of the world’s three economic centers, along with New York and Tokyo. Also, London is a global city. In terms of cryptocurrency, the city is attractive for investors and for conducting businesses, as it has supportive policies and relatively law taxes. Besides that, there are a lot of Bitcoin ATMs in London, with exchanges and trading platforms. Local banks have created a special card for operating conveniently with digital currencies. In addition, the authorities are considering the possibility of creating a special London Bitcoin.
With a legal publication on the status of cryptos and blockchain in the U.K., crypto businesses speak out about regulation in the country.
New Report on Crypto’s Legal Status in UK Lays Out Regulation Options
Cointelegraph travelled to London to learn how the biggest names in finance — including IBM, Accenture, and McKinsey & Company — are adopting blockchain technol...
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A blockchain-based P2P financial system could make the City of London irrelevant, says a McKinsey advisor.
McKinsey Advisor: Blockchain May Kill Off the City of London and NHS
Nickel Asset Management, a U.K.-based hedge fund manager, has raised $50 million for its newly launched crypto investment fund.
London-Based Hedge Fund Raises $50M for New Crypto Investment Fund
R3 is doubling the size of its London branch in anticipation for over forty new hires by the start of 2020, as the CEO predicts a prosperous post-Brexit environ...
R3 Doubles London Office Size in Anticipation of Growing Branch
A British judge has thrown out Craig Wright’s libel case against Roger Ver due to questions of jurisdiction and whether actual harm was committed.
Judge Dismisses Libel Suit Against Roger Ver Over Lack of Jurisdiction
Ramona Watts, the wife of Austrlian computer scientist Craig Wright, has been called to testify in a court case regarding the alleged theft of thousands of Bit...
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