cryptocurrencies

A truly digital economy

Authors: Max Ganado, Leonard Bonello
Published on March 2, 2018
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Practices: E-Money & Payment Services, Financial Markets Regulation, Prevention of Money Laundering
Not a day passes that social media feeds are not inundated with tons of posts relating to cryptocurrencies. Typically, the views are highly polarised, ranging from how individuals have become overnight millionaires by investing all their life savings into cryptocurrencies to comparisons with practically every major financial crash in the history of mankind and opinion posts of how cryptocurrencies could drop to zero at any time.

VFA Agent – MFSA’s New Guard And Sentry

Authors: Leonard Bonello, James Debono
Published on September 20, 2018
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Practices: Fintech & Blockchain
The new legal and regulatory dimension of initial virtual financial asset offerings (VFAOs) which is shaping up in Malta seeks to unveil the legal uncertainty clouding the crypto market while safeguarding investors’ interests by mitigating the legal and platform risks therein.