“Whilst in the majority of surveyed markets, Fintechs have to operate under the same regulatory framework, some countries (e.g. Austria, Italy, Poland) exhibit deficiencies in this regard."
On 12 September 2018, the House of Commons Treasury Committee (the Committee) published its report on crypto-assets (the report). This followed a digital currencies enquiry it launched in February of this year to examine, among other things, the role of
The plans will also include a 3 per cent tax on online advertising, sales of user data and online platforms, in what the government hopes will raise €1.2 billion in tax revenue next year.
The World Payments Report 2018, which looks at innovation in the digital payments landscape and highlights what to expect from BigTech entrants, found that digital payments are experiencing a boom driven by developing markets.
Blockchain is particularly topical in our legal jurisdictions, each of which are helping lead the way in fostering a legal and regulatory landscape conducive to the continued expansion of the product. This guide is therefore an invaluable reference tool i
Hong Kong’s securities regulator, the Securities and Futures Commission, is considering drawing up new regulations for local crypto exchanges in a bid to safeguard investors from risks in the space.