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What North Korea Really Wants From Its Blockchain Conference

In The News, 13 February 2020
Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies, Cyber, AML/CTF, North Korea, Technology, Pacific
“I don’t think he was sharing any shocking insights,” says Kayla Izenman, a research analyst at the Royal United Services Institute in London. “It’s pretty obvious that North Korea knows what they’re doing with cryptocurrency.” According to Izenman’s own research at RUSI’s Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies, North Korea has successfully used cryptocurrencies as a revenue stream and money laundering tool since at least 2017.

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Kayla Izenman
Research Analyst

Kayla is a Research Analyst at RUSI’s Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies. She joined RUSI in September 2018 following the... read more