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UK Consultation (Mar 21, 2021): Regulatory Approach to Cryptoassets and Stablecoins

HM Treasury (UK) | Jan 7, 2021

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Consultation description

This document represents the first stage in the government’s consultative process with industry and stakeholders on the broader regulatory approach to cryptoassets and stablecoins. It seeks views on how the UK can ensure its regulatory framework is equipped to harness the benefits of new technologies, supporting innovation and competition, while mitigating risks to consumers and stability. Additionally, this document includes a call for evidence on investment and wholesale uses of cryptoassets, and the broader use of DLT in financial markets. The government invites views from a wide range of stakeholders, and particularly firms engaged in cryptoasset or DLT activities. Please submit your responses to cryptoasset.consultation@hmtreasury.gov.uk

A consultation on the government’s approach to cryptoasset regulation, with a focus on stablecoins; and call for evidence on investment and wholesale uses.

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