Defining Bitcoin in 2023 – Bitcoin Magazine

This is opinion editor Stefan Livera, host of the Stephan Livera Podcast and managing director of Swan Bitcoin International.

As the 2022 chapter comes to a close, it’s time to turn our eyes to what’s to come in 2023. Here are some themes I see for Bitcoin in 2023.

Regulator Override

The Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) Travel Rule forces exchanges and bitcoin service providers to document and share more information about customer transactions. We’re seeing politicians like Elizabeth Warren publicly oppose Bitcoin, and even if her proposed digital asset AML act doesn’t have a realistic chance of passing, that suggests there will be more battles to come.

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