The UK financial watchdog’s new crypto register is surprisingly empty as crucial deadline looms

Quick Take

  • Crypto firms in the UK have until January 10 to be registered by the FCA or they are supposed to cease trading.
  • Some in the industry are growing concerned over what appears to be a registration backlog.
The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority's slow-walk to approve crypto firm registrations has some in the space worried about the looming January deadline.

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