LocalBitcoins will comply with the EU’s new anti-money laundering lawsLocalBitcoins will comply with the EU’s new anti-money laundering laws theblockcrypto

LocalBitcoins, the peer-to-peer over-the-counter bitcoin marketplace, announced in a blog post that it would comply with the new anti-money laundering directive enacted by the European Union. The directive, also known as 5AMLD, establishes a central public database of companies and their owners. 5AMLD also brings virtual cryptocurrencies under the microscope of the EU’s anti-money laundering regulations. According to ...