Governments are getting crypto-curious, and with great curiosity comes extreme scrutiny and demand for abolishing anonymity when it comes to crypto transactions. Amid the EU’s bulldozering the crypto industry and the SEC posting new guidelines with recommendations for crypto exchanges, we have now a headliner – UK Government – declaring that they want to become a global crypto hub!
The UK Government statement highlights their appetite for crypto and digital assets, aiming to put the UK at the global center stage as a crypto tech hub. Many countries are aiming at the same spot (El Salvador, UAE) but let’s decode the approach UK will take and the positioning in the trifecta context – UK-EU-USA with Jackson Mueller, Director of Policy and Government Relations at Securrency.
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