Luxembourg Financial Watchdog: Crypto Entity Lied About Licensure

Luxembourg’s financial watchdog has warned the public about a crypto-related firm that falsely claims to be licensed in the country Source link

UK Advertising Watchdog Upholds Complaint Against BitMEX Bitcoin Ad

The U.K.’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld a complaint against a Bitcoin advertisement from top crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX Source link

UK Advertising Watchdog Upholds Complaints Against BitMEX Bitcoin Promotion

The U.K. Advertising Standards Authority has upheld complaints over a bitcoin ad placed by crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX. Source link

Texas Securities Watchdog Shuts Down Craigslist Crypto Scammer

Texas securities regulators issued a cease and desist order against an alleged crypto scammer advertising on Craigslist Source link

South Korean Watchdog Plans Direct Supervision of Crypto Exchanges

A South Korean financial watchdog under the Financial Services Commission aims to more closely supervise exchanges in line with FATF standards. Source link

UK Data Protection Watchdog Raises Concerns Over Facebook’s Libra

The U.K.’s data protection watchdog is seeking details on user data protection protocols within Facebook’s Libra project Source link

UK Financial Watchdog Issues Full Guidance on Crypto Assets

The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority has finalized its guidance on crypto assets following a consultation which began in January. Source link

Facebook Libra Hasn’t Responded to Information Request: Swiss Watchdog

Facebook hasn’t responded to a request by Switzerland’s data privacy regulator for more details on Libra, despite the project being based in Geneva. Source link

Crypto Criminals Send Scam Emails Impersonating British Financial Watchdog

Scam emails impersonating the U.K.’s FCA are offering recipients a “guaranteed chance to earn” on digital currencies Source link

UK Finance Watchdog Mimicked in Crypto Scam Email

British regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority, is being impersonated in an email promoting a cryptocurrency scam. Source link