Malta Considers Voluntary Framework For Blockchain Firms

Malta’s plans to design a regulatory regime that provides a “seal of approval” for firms using blockchain technology could help provide legal certainty for innovative payment companies, experts have said.

As debate over whether blockchain would benefit from regulation continues to rumble on across the globe, the Mediterranean island became one of the first jurisdictions to take steps to bring firms using distributed ledger technologies (DLT) under a legal framework.

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