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Blockchain Bites: Singapore considers retail crypto and stablecoin regulations, Visa potential crypto wallet offering, Debate over digital assets industry standards

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has proposed new measures regulating cryptocurrency exchanges and retail crypto offerings as well as…

04 November 2022

Dubai issues new regulations on the marketing of Virtual Assets

Following the issuance of Law No.4 of 2022 on the Regulation of Virtual Assets in February 2022 (the "DVAL") and the establishment of the Dubai…

04 November 2022

The race to regulate crypto

As the UK welcomes the news of Rishi Sunak’s appointment as Prime Minister, the crypto industry welcomes the efforts of lawmakers as they seek to give…

04 November 2022

Regulation: ECB Publishes Results of Review on Climate-Related and Environmental Risks

On November 2, the European Central Bank (ECB) published the results of its thematic review into climate-related and environmental risks. As part of…

04 November 2022

“The reputation of everyone involved is at stake.”

Will unsustainable companies have difficulty accessing financing in the future? Banks and financial institutions are increasingly offering financing…

03 November 2022

Financial Institutions Invited to Comment on CFPB’s Initial Sketch of New Consumer Data Rights Rule

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) is beginning to craft a data portability rule it hopes will Foster greater competition and consumer…

03 November 2022

BaFin publishes a new consultation draft of the Investment Firm Remuneration Ordinance

The Investment Firms Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2019/2033) (the IFR) and the Investment Firm Directive (Directive (EU) 2019/2034) (the IFD)…

03 November 2022

European Commission Publishes Report on the Functioning of the EU Securitisation Regulation

The European Commission recently published its long-anticipated report to the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union on the…

01 November 2022

Are The Days Of Crypto Exceptionalism Over?

In September, the much anticipated 'Ethereum Merge' led to speculation that the development would be an inflection point for traditional…

01 November 2022

UK: Crypto regulation has arrived!

Well, almost. As part of the latest amendments to the Financial Services and Markets Bill, the government has introduced a number of provisions which…

31 October 2022

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