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Swedish call to ban crypto mining ‘completely misinformed,’ says fund manager

Swedish call to ban crypto mining ‘completely misinformed,’ says fund manager

“The claim that Bitcoin miners jeopardize the electricity network is completely misinformed,” says EU-based fund manager Melanion Capital. 2230 Total views 11 Total shares A Swedish financial watchdog’s call for a European Union-wide ban on proof-of-work (PoW) crypto mining, mainly known as the method of minting new Bitcoin (BTC), has received backlash from crypto-related fund […]

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EU eyes new money laundering regulator and stricter crypto reporting requirements

EU eyes new money laundering regulator and stricter crypto reporting requirements

The new Anti-Money Laundering Authority would comprise the “centerpiece” of a new supervisory system that would include national regulators. 1654 Total views 6 Total shares The European Union is looking to launch a new agency designated with cracking down on money laundering at the regional level, with increased reporting requirements around crypto transactions listed among […]

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