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Blockcast EP 17 | Crypto Crime Insights From TRM Labs' Senior Policy Advisor, Angela Ang

From working at MAS to helping law enforcement, TRM Labs' Angela Ang gives us the lowdown on catching crypto criminals

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As part of the pioneering team for MAS’s Payment Services Act, Angela delves into her experience from within Singapore's regulator, reminding us that "regulators are people too." Now serving as a Senior Policy Advisor at TRM Labs, Angela reflects on her policy experience and how she is applying it to strengthen security in the crypto market.

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Today's unstoppable bull market continues to attract investors but also presents a breeding ground for criminal behavior. Illicit crypto crimes are continuing to evolve, with more egregious and intricate exploits circumventing existing safeguards. Angela discusses the work TRM Labs is doing to help law enforcement across the world tackle these challenges.

🎙️ Hey there, Blockcast listeners! 🎙️

Before you dive deep into the crypto chaos, here's a little heads-up from your pals at Blockhead. While we love unraveling the blockchain tapestry and sharing our findings, remember, our chats are just that—chats. They're not financial blueprints or crystal balls. So, whether you're a crypto veteran or just dipping your toes, always do your own research and consult with a pro before making any financial moves. After all, in the world of crypto, it's always best to take things with a pinch of satoshi... or salt. Dive in responsibly! 🚀🧂