Barclays wants UK to Regulate Bitcoin

On Monday, at the Money 20/20 fintech conference in Copenhagen, Barclays barclays_bank_logo_thumbnailCEO Ashok Vaswani, told CNBC that Barclays was in discussions with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), to discuss the future of the cryptocurrencies regulations in the United Kingdom.

“We have been talking to a couple of fintechs and have actually gone with the fintechs to the FCA to talk about how we could bring, the equivalent of Bitcoin, not necessarily Bitcoin, but cryptocurrencies into play.” Vaswani told CNBC.

Watch the full interview here: http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000630661

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