Surveillance Coins and Hong Kong’s Pivot to Post-FTX Crypto

One promised freedom and delivered fraud. The other feigned freedom and delivered a police state. As cryptocurrency reels from the FTX debacle, a floundering Hong Kong is looking to make itself the center of the digital asset industry’s latest renaissance. What does it really want? Surveillance coins

HONG KONG FINANCE BITCOIN ECONOMY A man uses his phone as he walks past ATM machines bitcoin and ethereum in Hong Kong on December 18, 2017. (Photo: Anthony Wallace/AFP)