The Applicant applied for an interim proprietary injunction over the Bitcoins that remained in the cryptocurrency exchange account.
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Cayman Islands Government
Under the POCL, "virtual asset" means a digital representation of value that can be digitally traded or transferred and can be used for payment or investment purposes.
Blockchain was originally considered to be the innovative technology that only supported cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum.
This year marked the tenth anniversary of the world's first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Cryptocurrency emerged as a by-product of digital cash with the goal of creating
Bedell Cristin Cayman Partnership
In August 2019, the Commercial Court in London ("Commercial Court") granted an asset preservation order ("APO")
Quadriga filed for court protection from its creditors on 31 January 2019, following the unexpected death of its CEO and founder Gerald Cotten, on 9 December 2018.
Partners Melissa Lim and Lucy Frew, along with senior cousel Tony De Quintal and associate Tom Hagger, discuss the evolution of the FinTech market in the Cayman Islands, among other key FinTech issues and developments.
Once the investment strategy has been determined, and there is the necessary interest from investors, the decision needs to be made on the most optimal way to structure the fund.
Blockchain technology has provided us with new creative opportunities.
It may be surprising to learn that the word "cryptocurrency" was added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2014
An increasing number of businesses are concluding that a security token offering (STO) is now the preferred approach to raise funds for their project, product or platform.
We were among the very first offshore law firms to advise on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and Security Token Offerings (STOs) and are highly experienced in the sector.
DMS Governance Ltd
Distributed ledger (DL) technology is the foundation on which crypto-currencies (or crypto-assets, depending on where one falls in the debate) lie.
A significant number of crypto-focused private investment funds have launched during the first half of 2018, with investment managers continuing to structure many of these through the Cayman Islands.
The financial services' ecosystem is changing rapidly.
The stratospheric rise in the value of cryptocurrencies throughout 2017, coupled
with significant price volatility, caught the attention of the world at large.
Almost two thirds (65%) of senior financial services industry decision-makers believe that so-called disruptive technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, blockchain and robotics will have a positive impact ...
Chris Page and Peter Ch'ng of Conyers Dill & Pearman Hong Kong discuss the brave new world of blockchain, cryptocurrencies and ICOs: the opportunities and challenges they present, and the benefits of establishing issuers offshore.
The next five to 10 years are expected to see transformational changes in cross-border regulatory reporting and compliance.