Alex Royle has spent the past year leading the supervision of trading venues in the UK for the FCA.
FCA has published its consultation on crypto assets and is considering a ban on certain crypto asset derivatives being sold to retail investors.
All-Party Parliamentary Group on FinTech puts forward suggestion for set of principles or code of conduct to act as standards in absence of crypto regulation.
Despite a lack of regulations around digital assets, cryptocurrency exchanges are setting their sights on becoming regulated multilateral trading facilities to capture the interest of institutional investors.
Discussion session to explore regulation of cryptocurrencies with aim of providing adequate protection without stifling innovation.
Crypto assets and distributed-ledger technology take centre stage in the fourth round of the FCA’s regulatory sandbox.
FinTech strategy also includes plans for a Robo-regulation pilot scheme and co-operation with Australian counterparts.
Regulator’s fintech sandbox working with several blockchain specialists.