EU considers outlawing anonymous cryptocurrency deals

2021-07-21

A new EU plan to fight terrorism financing and money laundering includes a proposal for an outright ban on anonymous cryptocurrency transactions. A European Commission fact sheet released Tuesday said cryptocurrency systems like bitcoin should be covered by the same rules as bank wire transfers.

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