FCA seeks services of third-party crypto analyst

Tender offer worth £500,000

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“The analysis of cryptoasset blockchain data is an essential aspect of the FCA toolkit when approaching its duties as supervisor of firms carrying out certain cryptoasset activity in the UK.”
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“The analysis of cryptoasset blockchain data is an essential aspect of the FCA toolkit when approaching its duties as supervisor of firms carrying out certain cryptoasset activity in the UK.”

The Financial Conduct Authority is seeking the services of a third-party firm that specialises in the analysis of cryptocurrency asset blockchain data, according to a tender offer published by the financial watchdog.

Under the UK's Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017, the FCA is required to approve and register firms conducting crypto asset activities and ensure they are effectively...

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