By , [Alternative Finance insights , Angel Investing, Venture Capital and Private Equity insights , Blockchain & Smart Contracts Insights , Compliance , Insights , IT , Uncategorized] Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) are disrupting traditional financing models, because they are a very attractive way to raise money without being subject to the restrictions of the latter. The legal structure of ICOs is still …
By , [Alternative Finance insights , Angel Investing, Venture Capital and Private Equity insights , Blockchain , Blockchain & Smart Contracts Insights , Cryptocurrencies , Insights] The Government of Gibraltar published recently a public consultation for a DLT regulatory framework. Gibraltar says it recognises the potential of the technology that underpins decentralised virtual currencies and its many other financial and non-financial …

ESMA provides guidance on disclosure of inside information and order cancellation under MAR

By , [Compliance , Debt , Derivatives , Equity , ESMA , European Union , Market Abuse Regulation , News from the EU , Sales&Trading] The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has updated today its Q&A on practical questions regarding the implementation of the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR). The updated Q&As include new answers regarding: Disclosure of inside information …