Category: cryptocurrency


First 14 VFA Agents Licensed in Malta, reports

The newly-licensed agents will be the first line of defense of Malta’s “markets integrity and public interest”   According to Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) April 2 announcement, the country’s […]
February 2019, News, Newsletters, Resources

What’s kept us busy over the past year

IFSP working on fintech regulation, tax matters, AML and more The IFSP has been kept busy over 2018, a situation which looks set to continue through 2019. Through the IFSP […]
February 2019, Newsletters, Resources

Distributed Ledgers and Virtual Financial Assets

New areas of business are always welcome, but bring with them new risks and concerns as well as bright opportunities. Fintech in general, cryptocurrencies and distributed ledgers technology is a […]

IFSP to hold course for prospective VFA Agents

The new Virtual Financial Assets Act will come into force this October, making Malta the first jurisdiction to create a regulated space for virtual assets, cryptocurrencies and other finance-related activities […]

Maltese Parliament to Pass Second Reading on 3 Cryptocurrency Bills

The Maltese Parliament will be passing the three cryptocurrency and blockchain bills through their second reading later on today, CCN can exclusively reveal.   This important development was announced by […]

The World’s Biggest Crypto Exchange Is Heading to Malta

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by traded value, is seeking a fresh start in the Mediterranean.   The company, founded last year in Hong Kong, is planning to open […]