A number of high quality ICO promoters desire to use a Jersey incorporated issuer because of Jersey’s reputation as a well-regulated and reputable jurisdiction. Such promoters will be interested to read the JFSC’s guidance note for ICO activity, released on 12 July 2018.
Hawksford’s existing policy on providing services to ICO issuers is very much focused on quality, and we welcome the emphasis placed on this within the guidance note from the JFSC. The circulation of these guidelines follows last month’s signing of a memorandum of understanding between Digital Jersey and Binance – one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges – which will see Binance develop a compliance base and a cryptocurrency exchange in Jersey.
David Carswell, Corporate Services Director at Hawksford commented, “Hawksford is a great supporter of innovation and a keen participant within the ICO and cryptocurrency space. We welcome the opportunity to develop services that quality clients require in this sector, from a regulatory, best practice and a commercial perspective. We are also supportive of cryptocurrency as an asset class within funds administration, a Hawksford service which has experienced significant growth in the last 12 months."
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