In 2020 we submitted an application for registration with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
On December 16, 2020, the FCA introduced a temporary registration regime for existing cryptoasset companies that applied for registration before December 16, 2020, and whose applications are still pending.
CEX.IO has been granted temporary registration as a cryptoasset business by the FCA. This temporary registration permits us to carry out cryptoasset activities specified under the amended Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017 (MLRs), while the UK Financial Conduct Authority reviews our application.
Read more information in our blog.