06 Aug '14, 9am

George Osborne Unveils UK Plans to Explore Bitcoin: Chancellor George Osborne has announced a new

George Osborne Unveils UK Plans to Explore Bitcoin: Chancellor George Osborne has announced a new

Chancellor George Osborne has announced a new initiative that will explore the potential role of cryptocurrencies in Britain’s economy. Osborne has commissioned the Treasury to produce a programme of work on cryptocurrencies, examining their potential risks and benefits. The results, due to be published in the Autumn, could pave the way toward a new regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies in Britain. “These alternative payment systems are popular as they are quick, cheap and convenient [...] I want to see if we can make more use of them for the benefit of the UK economy,” he said during his speech at the launch of Innovate Finance , formerly FinTech UK, a group that promotes the interests of the UK FinTech industry. Backed by the City of London Corporation and Canary Wharf Group, the trade organisation aims to be a hub for industry influencers, regulators, tech and talen...

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