ICOs: A Comparative Analysis  of the Maltese and Gibraltarian perspective.
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ICOs: A Comparative Analysis of the Maltese and Gibraltarian perspective.

Introduction: The ICO World. ICOs [Ini­tial Coin Offer­ings] or TGE [Token Gen­er­a­tion Events] have attained a ubiq­ui­tous sta­tus with­in the world of Cryp­tocur­ren­cies – as their intro­duc­tion in the finan­cial ser­vices sec­tor has sparked a num­ber of dif­fer­ent views on how to tack­le and even­tu­al­ly reg­u­late these inevitable nov­el coin offer­ings. Crowd­fund­ing ini­tia­tives are inno­v­a­tive...

16. March 201811. June 2018by
Reflections on the Proposed Blockchain & DLT Regulations.
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Reflections on the Proposed Blockchain & DLT Regulations.

Introduction Dr. Wern­er & Part­ner attend­ed a con­fer­ence on Fri­day 2nd March 2018 organ­ised by ‘Blockchain Mal­ta Asso­ci­a­tion’ enti­tled: ‘Reflec­tions on the Pro­posed DLT Reg­u­la­tions’ at Le Meri­di­en Hotel in Bal­lu­ta. Blockchain Regulation Par­lia­men­tary Sec­re­tary Sil­vio Schem­bri opened the con­fer­ence and stat­ed that the Gov­ern­ment was ful­ly com­mit­ted to open a new Dig­i­tal Inno­va­tion Author­i­ty...

5. March 20185. March 2018by
Malta’s Role in the Crypto-Currency Revolution
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Malta’s Role in the Crypto-Currency Revolution

Cours­es for dig­i­tal cur­ren­cies have behaved tur­bu­lent­ly since the begin­ning of the year. After near­ly all cryp­to-cur­ren­cies tal­lied record highs at the end of 2017, prices plunged sig­nif­i­cant­ly at the start of the year. From Bit­coin to Etherum, Rip­ple or IOTA, most of the larg­er “cryp­tos” declined deci­sive­ly in terms of val­ue. Crit­ics viewed them­selves as...

Cryptocurrencies set to gain further prominence as Maltese Government all but set to introduce regulation.
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Cryptocurrencies set to gain further prominence as Maltese Government all but set to introduce regulation.

Introduction. With the Vir­tu­al Cur­ren­cy Act in the pipeline and set to offer the assur­ances and guar­an­tees that the pub­lic was demand­ing, Par­lia­men­tary Sec­re­tary Sil­vio Schem­bri has announced the new strat­e­gy which will specif­i­cal­ly deal with cryp­tocur­ren­cies. The MDIA Bill. The Par­lia­men­tary Sec­re­tary also announced that after the three-week con­sul­ta­tion peri­od ter­mi­nat­ed, the gov­ern­ment would...

19. February 201819. February 2018by
Dr. Werner & Partner attend conference: ‘My Blockchain: A Practical Approach’
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Dr. Werner & Partner attend conference: ‘My Blockchain: A Practical Approach’

Dr. Werner & Partner attend conference: ‘My Blockchain: A Practical Approach’. Dr. Wern­er & Part­ner attend­ed a con­fer­ence per­tain­ing to the prac­ti­cal aspect of the Blockchain at the ‘Le Meri­di­en’ Hotel in St. Julian’s.  It was seen how the ‘Blockchain’ phe­nom­e­non enables decen­tral­iza­tion on a glob­al lev­el which can cer­tain­ly facil­i­tate smart con­tracts and busi­ness...

23. January 201811. June 2018by