Kraken sees 49% yearly increase in law enforcement information requests

Kraken sees 49% yearly increase in law enforcement information requests

Crypto exchange Kraken has said the cost of responding to law enforcement requests for user data is rising sharply YoY. It said in 2019 it had received 710 information requests in total, 49 per cent more than in 2018. In 2018, the exchange received 475 requests and just 160 were dealt with in 2017. The country issuing most requests in 2019 was the US (432), followed by the UK (86).

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