Cryptocurrency Trading Markets: Observations On The Intersection of Law and Technology

Bitcoin, Blockchain and the Law, Opinion, Regulation | December 9, 2018 By:

Many practitioners are familiar with best practices for know your customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) checks, as well as accredited investor verification as part of a security token offering.

However, compliance responsibilities for broker dealers and issuers do not end with the issuance of tokens.


Malaysian Financial Watchdogs Issue Statement On Crypto Regulations

ICO News, News, Regulation | December 8, 2018 By:

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) and Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), the country’s central bank, have issued a joint statement to provide clarity on the regulation of cryptocurrencies in the country.

The SC and the central bank said that regulations are currently being put in place to bring digital assets within the remit of securities laws to promote fair and orderly trading and ensure investor protection.


Blockchain Technology: Can It Revolutionize The Way We Eat?

Blockchain, Regulation | December 6, 2018 By:

As food has become increasingly global, so too have the preferences of consumers. Wine from Argentina, meat from New Zealand, tomatoes from Spain – the average meal today can span across the entire planet. Though this increased accessibility can be a great opportunity to expand your tasting palate without leaving the comfort of your own home,