Why we need regulatory frameworks in the crypto space, with a focus on regulating the financial aspects of cryptocurrency-based operations.
Malta is an island country in southern Europe. It is one of the smallest states in terms of area and population, with 317 square kilometers of territory and 460,000 citizens. Malta is one of the richest states in terms of GDP per capita, having an innovation-driven, advanced, highly industrialized and service-based economy. Malta has no Bitcoin regulations. There are no restrictions on exchange, mining, trading and investing in Bitcoin in Malta. Also, Malta has no issued Bitcoin tax. The Maltese government sees cryptocurrency and blockchain as promising and useful technologies that should be promoted and studied. Joseph Muscat — the prime minister of Malta — announced an approved national strategy for Bitcoin and blockchain technology promotion. The Maltese government especially focuses on blockchain immutability and decentralization for information storage.
Malta is taking a more holistic approach to its digital economy, combining blockchain with other “niche sectors.”7279
Binance taking the top spot on recently purchased CoinMarketCap has raised concerns among executives from other top crypto exchanges.21467
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Once the go-to place for crypto and blockchain firms, is the “blockchain island” of Malta being hollowed out?7637
Malta University used a voting Dapp built by students to conduct elections in spite of the coronavirus lockdown.2348
Malta’s financial watchdog issued a public warning on two crypto exchanges that claim to have license to operate.5390
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The Malta Financial Services Authority has industry released feedback on the definition of security tokens and the challenges such assets face in Maltese markets.1869
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Binance is not allowed to operate crypto in Malta because it does not hold a license from the Malta Financial Services Authority, the regulator says.6275
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