CRYPTO-ASSETS AND EU MARKETS REGULATION (MICA)
01 FEB, 2021
The European Union has taken an important step towards regulating crypto-assets. In 2020, the European Commission (EC) adopted an expansive new Digital Finance Package aiming to transform the European economy in the coming years. The Digital Finance Package, includes among others, a comprehensive framework which facilitates distributed ledger technology (DLT) and crypto-assets in the financial sector called Markets in Crypto-Assets (MiCA).