Posts tagged with "BaFin Application"

06. July 2020
In the context of the realization of blockchain business models a frequent question is whether the acquisition of a bank or a financial institute that holds a sufficient BaFin authorization might be a valid alternative to an own BaFin application. But what has to be considered from a regulatory point of view?

23. March 2020
Business models in Germany with regards to cryptocurrencies have to be authorized by BaFin. But what is the correct legal basis for each business model?

13. January 2020
Not only German providers but also foreign companies are interested in applying for a license to offer crypto custody services in Germany. The fourth part of our ongoing blog series “Let’s Build a Crypto Custodian” shows the different options for foreign providers of these services to obtain a BaFin authorization.