Bitcoin Bust: Metro Police Seize £180m from International Money Laundering Ring
Earlier this month, the Metropolitan Police in London seized bitcoin worth £180 million in an ongoing money-laundering investigation. According to The Guardian, this is the largest local confiscation of bitcoi...
Bank of England Considering ‘Britcoin', a Digital Pound
There have been whispers of the Bank of England adopting digital currency for some time. Now, according to The Daily Mail, a task force of Treasury and Bank officials are said to report back to Chancellor Rishi Sunak on the merits of the Central Bank Digital Currency before the year is out. Dubbed ‘Britcoin’, the digital currency is expected to be a direct digital equivalent of the Pound Sterling. Benefits being tou.