FCA's Rathi announces new approach for firms amid calls for crypto clarity

Kathleen Gallagher
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Nikhil Rathi, CEO of the Financial Conduct Authority, has said "clear lines" are needed around crypto, while also launching an increased supervisory approach for newly authorised firms.   "We need clarity around ruling out future Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) coverage for investment losses from crypto, even when advised," he commented. "As we have consistently warned, if you invest in crypto, you need to be prepared to lose all your money."   Speaking at a City Week event in the Guildhall , he highlighted that most adults do not know crypto is not regulated by the FCA ...

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