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Tesla Files Application to Enter the UK as an Electricity Provider

Technology companies are always trying to increase their footprint on society. In the case of Tesla, the company is seemingly inclined to enter the UK electricity sector.  Most people are familiar with Tesla as a company right now. Tesla Eyes a Brand new Market Its main focus comes in the form of building and manufacturing electric vehicles. Following some recent developments, the company is trying to focus on the UK …
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The UK’s FCA Shows a Keen Interest in Bitmex

Bitmex is one of the more interesting platforms related to cryptocurrencies. However, due to some very odd developments in recent years, the FCA is now officially investigating the platform. Any company providing access to crypto-related financial services needs to be scrutinized. Bitmex may Face Regulatory Scrutiny This is especially true when dealing with margin trading for volatile assets. In the case of Bitmex, the platform has seen some very unusual …
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Kraken Enables CHAPS and UK’s Faster Payments Service Support

Numerous cryptocurrency exchanges provide fiat onramps for clients all over the world. One notably absent currency is the Pound Sterling, albeit Kraken is offering extra options in this regard.  It is crucial for any cryptocurrency trading platform to cater to users from all over the world. Kraken Expands its GBP Options Albeit the UK is in a tough spot politics-wise, the residents are still keen on Bitcoin and altcoins in …
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UK’s First Seized Bitcoin Auction Notes Major Global Interest

When law enforcement agencies target online criminals, there is usually a link to Bitcoin. In several cases, these agencies effectively manage to gain control over criminals’ Bitcoin holdings. Those funds are usually auctioned off to the highest bidder. In the UK, the first such auction took place this week. An intriguing development, primarily because other currencies were part of the deal as well. The TalkTalk Incident Several cyber-attacks plague society …
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