ICO Regulatory Framework To Be Introduced In France

News, Regulation | March 19, 2018 By:

The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), the French financial supervisory authority, is reportedly preparing a new regulatory framework with regard to initial coin offerings (ICO).

According to local news outlet Les Echos, the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance confirmed that the regulatory framework proposed by the AMF would recognize ICOs as a legitimate means of investment.


France Will Allow Blockchain Trading of Unlisted Securities

Blockchain, FinTech, News, Regulation | December 11, 2017 By:

France finance minister Bruno Le Maire has revealed a decree that would allow the trading of unlisted securities using blockchain technology. The finance minister presented the decree to the Council of Ministers and will come into force in July next year.

The new law would allow banks and FinTech firms to set up blockchain platforms where unlisted securities can trade instantly,