INSIGHT-London stakes its claim as global bitcoin hub

April 15, 2015 4:33 PM

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LONDON, April 15 (Reuters) - London, centre of the $5-trillion-a-day global currency market, now wants to be home to a controversial upstart - bitcoin.

British authorities have come out in support of digital currencies in the name of promoting financial innovation, while proposing that regulations should be drawn up to prevent their use in crime.

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