Posts tagged with "Crypto Security"



Operating Crypto Security Registers – Who is Addressee of the Authorization Requirement?
16. August 2021
The new financial service of crypto security registry management has been introduced on the 10th of June 2021 in Germany. But who exactly is obligated to obtain this authorization?

Definition of Crypto Custody Business – Changes After Only One Year?
25. January 2021
The Crypto custody business has been introduced as a regulated financial service in Germany a little over a year ago. But even prior to BaFin issuing the first explicit authorization to the first provider, the German legislator already plans to change the legal definition of the activity again.

16. November 2020
The German government intends to position Germany as a leading Blockchain Hub with the introduction of crypto securities. But is the current legislative proposal really innovative?

05. October 2020
The German legislator intends to introduce the new financial service of crypto security registry management to the German Banking Act. But which activities shall be covered, who will need an authorization and what will be the requirements will have to be fulfilled by applicants?

21. September 2020
The German legislator intends to also extend the crypto custody business with the introduction of crypto securities. What does crypto custody business consist of in the future, what will be permitted and what will be prohibited?

24. August 2020
The new legislative draft for the introduction of electronic securities differentiates between electronic securities and crypto securities. What will be the differences between these two forms of digital securities?