The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision expects banks to do their due diligence before acquiring exposures to crypto-assets.
Steven Maijoor also talked down development of a bespoke regulatory regime for crypto-assets during keynote speech in Brussels.
Liquidity provider B2C2 gains authorisation from the FCA to offer contracts for difference (CFDs).
FCA has published its consultation on crypto assets and is considering a ban on certain crypto asset derivatives being sold to retail investors.
Platforms trading crypto-assets that qualify as financial instruments should be subject to the rules, but ESMA has advised a bespoke regime be implemented for firms trading crypto-assets outside of the MiFID scope.
Richard Corcoran to take helm of recently-established BitGo Trust Company.
US regulator highlights two main issues holding back Bitcoin ETFs in fireside chat at Consensus Invest.
Association for Digital Asset Markets (ADAM) set up by digital asset firms to establish standards for market participants.
Lendingblock gains in-principle authority in Gibraltar to operate as a DLT provider, as it begins onboarding institutions ahead of launch early next year.
Two new reports provide intellectual underpinning for more active engagement by central banks in digitalisation initiatives.