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Former SpaceX Engineer to launch institutional-grade crypto exchange in Malta
19 Sep. 18

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Joshua Greenwald who spent more than a decade as a trader prior to his stint at SpaceX, announces his move to launch LXDX,  a cryptocurrency exchange that seeks to make the nascent asset class more accessible to institutional investors while...

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MDIA issues Consultation document on Guidelines for System Auditors
18 Sep. 18

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The Malta Digital Innovation Authority ('MDIA') has issued a  consultation  document, aimed at providing guidelines to prospective System Auditors. This consultation document outlines the requirements for Systems Auditors registered...

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Malta Stock Exchange partners with Binance to launch a Security Token platform in Malta
14 Sep. 18

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Binance, the world’s largest crypto currency exchange by volume traded, has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with MSX plc, an investment vehicle launched by the Malta Stock Exchange (MSE) to seek partnerships within...

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EU financial ministers reportedly advised to adopt a common regulatory framework
07 Sep. 18

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News agency Reuters claims that Bruegel, an economic think-tank has prepared a report, written for the Austrian Presidency for the Council of the EU for the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) meeting hosted by the EU, to be held on...

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MFSA releases Consultation Paper on Raising the Bar for VFA Agents
04 Sep. 18

Description:
The MFSA has issued a  consultation paper in order to present to the industry a draft legal notice setting out further regulations to complement proposed rules in a previously issued consultation paper regarding the VFA requirements for...

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MFSA releases Consultation Paper on Regulations for VFA Service Providers
03 Sep. 18

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The MFSA has issued a  consultation paper in order to present to the industry a draft legal notice setting out regulations on [i] the high level principles which VFA service providers must adhere to; [ii] licensing requirements for VFA...

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MFSA releases Consultation Paper on achieving a Higher Degree of Investor Protection under the Virtual Financial Assets Act
21 Aug. 18

Description:
The MFSA has issued a  consultation paper in order to present to the industry a draft legal notice setting out further regulations to complement proposed rules in a previously issued consultation paper  regarding the VFA rules for...

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MFSA releases Consultation Paper on the Virtual Financial Asset Rules for Issuers of Virtual Financial Assets.
31 Jul. 18

Description:
The MFSA has issued a  consultation paper in order to present to the industry a draft legal notice setting out regulations on [i] the high level principles which VFA issuers must adhere to; [ii] the requirements for VFA issuers; [iii]...

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MFSA releases Consultation Paper on Regulations for VFA Agents
13 Jul. 18

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The MFSA has issued a  consultation paper in order to present to the industry a draft legal notice setting out regulations on [i] the high level principles which VFA Agents must adhere to; [ii] the registration requirement and the...

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MFSA releases Consultation Paper on VFA Regulations
04 Jul. 18

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The MFSA has, today, issued a  consultation paper in order to present to the industry a draft legal notice setting out regulations on [i] exemptions; [ii] fees; [iii] control of assets; and [iv] administrative penalties and appeals further...

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