Global rules needed to regulate cryptocurrency, says UK watchdog

clock • 2 min read
Global rules needed to regulate cryptocurrency, says UK watchdog
Image:

Global rules needed to regulate cryptocurrency, says UK watchdog

The CEO of the Financial Conduct Authforority has stressed the need of global regulations to "keep markets clean."

Nikhil Rathi, CEO of the UK financial regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has spoken publicly about the need for cryptocurrency regulation. In a speech for the Peterson Institute for...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Terraform Labs files for bankruptcy amid legal challenges and crypto market turmoil

Law

CEO Amanai says bankruptcy filing is essential to pursue future crypto goals

clock 23 January 2024 • 2 min read
SEC's X account hacked in embarrassing security lapse

Hacking

Propagated fake news about bitcoin

clock 10 January 2024 • 2 min read
Security firm's social media account hacked by scammers

Hacking

Google-owned Mandiant’s X account was taken over for 6 hours

clock 04 January 2024 • 1 min read
Most read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Legislation and Regulation

Regulation has made EU firms less data-hungry

Regulation has made EU firms less data-hungry

GDPR has cut storage and processing

Tom Allen
clock 21 February 2024 • 2 min read
EU backtracks on Apple and Microsoft 'gatekeeper' designation

EU backtracks on Apple and Microsoft 'gatekeeper' designation

Edge and iMessage will no longer be subject to DMA rules

Vikki Davies
clock 15 February 2024 • 1 min read
Europe edges closer to landmark AI regulations after France agrees to ratify AI Act

Europe edges closer to landmark AI regulations after France agrees to ratify AI Act

France was seeking additional concessions to safeguard its own AI startups

clock 05 February 2024 • 3 min read