The VFA & DLT Sandbox Framework: what is it?

  • Justine Xuereb
  • 06/12/2018
  • 4 min read

This article discusses, in brief, the new Sandbox Framework implemented by the Malta Gaming Authority for the acceptance of virtual financial assets, virtual tokens and distributed ledger technologies. Such regulations will be enforced from the 1st of January 2019 onwards. Justine Xuereb, ‘The VFA & DLT Sandbox Framework: what is it?’ (Online Law Journal, 6 […]

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Malta: A Pioneer in the FinTech Industry

  • Emma-Marie Sammut
  • 02/11/2018
  • 12 min read

In this article, Ms Sammut gives an overview of The Malta Digital Innovation Authority (MDIA) Act, The Innovative Technology Arrangements and Services Act (the ITAS Act), and The Virtual Financial Assets Act (the VFAA), which will regulate blockchain, cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technologies (DLTs). These three new Acts, a world first for DLT legislation, are […]

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