On 10 October, the FCA imposed legally-binding requirements on REBS, which meant that REBS was no longer able to approve financial promotions.
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has determined a digital poster for crypto platform Ziglu to be misleading.
The ASA challenged whether the ad was irresponsible because the use of an image of a cartoon dog trivialised investment in cryptocurrency.
The UK ASA has found that a paid-for Facebook ad for cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase was misleading and irresponsible.
The UK ASA did not like a poster stating “If you’re seeing Bitcoin on the Underground, it’s time to buy”.
The UK ASA has found that a press ad for Coinfloor Ltd, a Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, is misleading.