BIS Study: Regulate Ledgers, Not Individual Crypto Providers

May 20, 2022

According to a working paper produced for the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), using distributed-ledger technology (DLT) to cut the cost of cross-border payments requires regulators to stop looking at individual nodes and start looking at the distributed system as a whole. “The Hash” team discusses the regulatory perspective of DLT-based enhancement of cross-border payments.