Original story from SMH by Sarah Danckert (Link below)
Cryptocurrency trader Allan Flynn says the banks discriminated against him when they closed his bank accounts. His case will be heard in October.
Aussies have faced challenges when banking on crypto. Many Australian banks have been confused about how to handle their clients interacting with cryptocurrencies and related platforms.
Allan Flynn, an Australian cryptocurrency trader, is about to have his day court for a human rights and discrimination case that, if successful, could have enormous ramifications for the bitcoin-shy Australian banking sector.
Two major Australian banks face discrimination charges, win or lose. As a result, we can expect to see changes in behaviour from financial institutions.