The latest FATF guidelines could be game-changer for the crypto industry

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), which has the power to shape the global regulatory agenda, issued preliminary guidelines on crypto assets and money laundering that could actually represent a tipping point for the crypto industry. Crypto products and their service providers will be required to register or obtain a license from the relevant authorities.…

Maxim Bederov - Blockchain technology - What does BaFin say?

Blockchain technology – What does BaFin say?

Everyone is talking about blockchain, especially when it comes to promoting decentralised structures. But many still see the integration into existing legal systems, especially in the financial sector, as a challenge. When we think of regulation in the financial sector, we immediately think of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin). The most valuable task of…

Maxim Bederov - Financial sector is to become greener - EU promote green investments

Financial sector is to become greener – EU promote green investments

According to an article in the FAZ, the EU Commission intends in future to grant more subsidies to plants that are ecologically more compatible. In this way, current problems such as climate change should be counteracted. So to say: Good profits with good conscience! Increasing attention to a green lifestyle Sustainable and ecological lifestyles are…