Welcome to The Daily Forkast, August 27th, 2021. I’m Angie Lau, Editor-in-Chief of Forkast.News.
Coming up, South Korea’s new FSC chair has some thoughts on crypto. Axie Infinity says it’s willing to work with governments on tax. And in a Forkast exclusive, Antinalysis declares itself out in proud.
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In South Korea, the fate of crypto for the country could fall in the hands of the newly nominated Financial Services Commission chairman, and he had plenty to say at his confirmation hearing this morning.
As crypto adoption grew, so did the concern of regulators, especially under the former FSC Eun Sung-soo’s leadership. But what will new leadership bring? Will this new FSC chief help or hinder the crypto industry in South Korea?