FCA warns on UK crypto use increase despite gaps in understanding

2.3 million adults hold cryptoassets

Anna Fedorova
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Crypto use increases in UK

Crypto use increases in UK

Recent research from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has revealed that the number of adults in the UK who own cryptoassets has increased this year, even as the level of overall understanding of this asset class has dropped.

According to the consumer research, an estimated 2.3 million adults now hold cryptoassets, up from 1.9 million last year. Some 78% of adults have now heard of crypto, up from 73% a year ago. One of...

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