French Regulator Launches ‘UNICORN’ ICO Support Project
France's top finance regulator is moving to support early-stage ICOs as it develops new rules around the tech.
France's wide-ranging new blockchain law aims to solve a longstanding problem for crypto startups: banking, or lack thereof.
The Autorite des Marches Financiers has extended its blacklist of non-compliant investment companies to include crypto businesses.
In exchange for regulatory approval, crypto firms can opt to abide by capital, tax, and consumer protection requirements.
France's market regulator says crypto derivatives fall under MiFID II regulation and that they should not be electronically marketed.
U.S. and Canadian authorities appear determined to make an example of an ICO believed to have raised $15 million.