Regulation of digital assets is no longer in the realm of the Wild West

According to my recent article in Fintech Futures, “From Wild West to crypto best: How compliance separates cowboys from champions,” the world of crypto is about to change with the work of the Financial Action Task Force. One of the most powerful standards-setting bodies, the task force is expected to require regulators to instill recognizable…

Maxim Bederov - Digitization, Digital Currency

Cash ban: Is Germany still a developing country in this regard? Who is further along than us?

Germany is definitely a developing country from a current perspective. I like to remember my last trip to China: a lady from the village has sold her home-made tartlets. Besides that, she had two phones lying. Because: The tartlets were buyable via QR code! But that is not an isolated case. If you enter a…

What makes a qualified investor in today's world? - Maxim Bederov

“Those that will need their money in the next few years, should now take profits”

This was the title of a report published on 08/05/2019 in the Handelsblatt, in which Donald Trump was quoted. The reason therefore are the fears of the investors which are again dominating the markets, because of the customs duty threats that America’s president had made against China.    Since I worked for many years with…

The misconception of many entrepreneurs!

The most important skills of successful entrepreneurs!

The misconception of many entrepreneurs, according to Maxim Bederov Very often I experience that entrepreneurs think that success is only guaranteed when working around the clock. At the same time the personal losses, which automatically result from this condition, are immense. It starts with the family and ends with the personal health. Every family, the…