Browsing the "Sandboxes" Tag

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Security Token Platform iSTOX Admitted to Central Bank Sandbox

| Yogita Khatri

iSTOX, a Singapore Exchange-backed security token platform, has joined a regulatory sandbox set up by Singapore's central bank.

Crypto Startups Barred from Indian Central Bank Fintech Sandbox

| Nikhilesh De

The Reserve Bank of India is setting up a regulatory sandbox for fintech startups – but crypto projects are excluded.

Wyoming Lawmakers Advance Blockchain ‘Sandbox’ Bill

| Nikhilesh De

A Wyoming legislature committee has approved a regulatory sandbox bill, sending it to the full House for a vote.

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Middle East’s First Central Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange to Launch in 2019

| Leigh Cuen

After a year in the Central Bank of Bahrain's regulatory sandbox, Rain Financial is gearing up to offer crypto on-ramps from all regional currencies.

Sandboxes Aren’t Enough: Blockchain Leaders Seek Regulation Relief

| Anna Baydakova

Even in blockchain-friendly jurisdictions, some say regulatory hurdles and old mindsets are holding back innovation and growth for the industry.

Regulators Plan ‘Global Sandbox’ for Fintech Including Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

A number of regulators from across the globe are forming a new alliance to facilitate the development of fintech in cross-border solutions.

UK Watchdog Welcomes First Crypto Startups to Regulatory Sandbox

| Muyao Shen

The U.K.'s financial regulator is allowing startups focused on blockchain and crypto assets into its regulatory sandbox for the first time.

Crypto Startups Don’t Need Sandboxes, They Need Greenhouses

| John Collins

"Sandbox" is a bad term to describe these regulatory programs, under which financial technology solutions can be safely seeded, fed, and controlled.

EU, US Lawmakers Tout ‘Sandbox’ Approach for Blockchain Development

| Wolfie Zhao

Lawmakers at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 conference today argued that regulatory "sandboxes" may offer the best approach for blockchain innovation.