5 Good reasons for locating a business in Malta, Blockchain Island

5 Good reasons for locating a business in Malta, Blockchain Island

For inno­v­a­tive start-ups and tech com­pa­nies work­ing with blockchain and DLT tech­nol­o­gy, choos­ing the right oper­at­ing site is not easy. Unclear legal frame­works, often scep­ti­cal reg­u­la­to­ry author­i­ties or inad­e­quate infra­struc­ture can rep­re­sent sig­nif­i­cant obsta­cles to the company’s devel­op­ment and growth. One coun­try stands out here as a par­tic­u­lar­ly strik­ing pos­i­tive...

Crypto Exchange Malta — Part 3

Crypto Exchange Malta — Part 3

In the sec­ond part of our three-part series on cryp­to-exchanges, we described the cen­tral chal­lenges and prob­lems that the exchange mar­kets are cur­rent­ly fac­ing. We then described the “Blockchain Island” Mal­ta as an attrac­tive loca­tion where cryp­to exchanges are wel­comed with open arms and ben­e­fit from a clear legal frame­work...

Crypto Currency Exchange — Part 2 — Legal issues in Malta

Crypto Currency Exchange — Part 2 — Legal issues in Malta

Cryp­to-exchanges are cur­rent­ly the most excit­ing area of the cryp­to-sphere. In the first arti­cle of our three-part series about cryp­to-exchanges we have there­fore focused on their basic func­tion­al­i­ty and prop­er­ties. In addi­tion, we con­sid­ered advan­tages and dis­ad­van­tages of cen­tral and decen­tral­ized exchanges. Whether cen­tral­ized or decen­tral­ized, cryp­to-exchanges are con­front­ed with...

Crypto currency exchange — Part 1 — Basics

Crypto currency exchange — Part 1 — Basics

Cryp­to cur­ren­cy exchanges are becom­ing more and more pop­u­lar. That’s lit­tle sur­prise: the greater the num­ber of cryp­to cur­ren­cies or tokens in cir­cu­la­tion, the more impor­tant the abil­i­ty to freely and effi­cient­ly trade indi­vid­ual tokens for anoth­er. As more and more ven­ture cap­i­tal firms and insti­tu­tion­al investors dis­cov­er the mar­ket...

Malta Initiates Task Force for Artificial Intelligence

Malta Initiates Task Force for Artificial Intelligence

What has been achieved with the focus on blockchain tech­nol­o­gy, the adop­tion of an inno­v­a­tive frame­work for dis­trib­uted ledger tech­nol­o­gy and the organ­i­sa­tion of blockchain con­fer­ences — name­ly to posi­tion Mal­ta as “Blockchain Island” — is now to serve as an exam­ple for a new ini­tia­tive. Mal­ta is to receive...

”Crypto-Tower“ to Strengthen Blockchain Community in Malta

”Crypto-Tower“ to Strengthen Blockchain Community in Malta

Malta’s efforts to become Blockchain Island have already cre­at­ed a lot of buzz. Indeed, Mal­ta has been able to posi­tion itself as a pop­u­lar loca­tion for blockchain- and cryp­to-start-ups. The government’s co-orga­ni­za­tion of large blockchain con­fer­ences such as the Delta Sum­mit in Octo­ber or the Mal­ta Blockchain Sum­mit have con­tributed...

Maltese Government Welcomes 5000 Blockchain Enthusiasts to Blockchain Summit

Maltese Government Welcomes 5000 Blockchain Enthusiasts to Blockchain Summit

After the Mal­tese gov­ern­ment had already pro­mot­ed its goal of posi­tion­ing itself as “Blockchain Island” with the organ­i­sa­tion of the Delta Sum­mit in Octo­ber, the big Mal­ta Blockchain Sum­mit fol­lowed. From Novem­ber 1st to 2nd more than 5000 cryp­to enthu­si­asts, blockchain devel­op­ers, start-ups and investors gath­ered at the Inter­con­ti­nen­tal Hotel...

Malta Blockchain Summit proves to be a major success!

Malta Blockchain Summit proves to be a major success!

Rep­re­sen­ta­tives from Dr. Wern­er & Part­ner suc­cess­ful­ly par­tic­i­pat­ed at the Mal­ta Blockchain Sum­mit which was held on the 1st and 2nd of Novem­ber 2018 at the Inter­con­ti­nen­tal Hotel in St. Julian’s. The com­pa­ny stand proved to be an imme­di­ate suc­cess with a record num­ber of del­e­gates and peo­ple vis­it­ing and...

Malta’s Finance Minister Sees Finance Middlemen Threatened By Crypto

Malta’s Finance Minister Sees Finance Middlemen Threatened By Crypto

Dur­ing a pri­vate inter­view (and not dur­ing his actu­al speech) at the Delta Sum­mit, Mal­tese Finance Min­is­ter Edward Sci­clu­na caused a stir with an edgy state­ment. Asked about the future role of blockchain tech­nol­o­gy and upcom­ing changes in the finan­cial indus­try, he says that finan­cial inter­me­di­aries are “fac­ing the chop”....