Understanding developments in the Digital Assets and Blockchain sector

Transcript

The digital assets, blockchain and crypto asset market continues to evolve, creating opportunities for businesses to harness these technologies and to redefine their future strategies. While some organizations are looking to establish a foothold in the trading of crypto assets, others are positioning themselves to operate platforms that facilitate the buying, selling and holding of these assets.

With these opportunities come risks, primarily in the form of regulatory compliance, company or systems failures, and cyberattacks. Regulators are taking a closer look at how best to protect consumers with their digital asset investments. Like traditional investments, market volatility is something investors need to consider when directing funds towards this asset class.

Osler’s team of experts can provide guidance to our clients in navigating the legal and regulatory issues that crypto companies face as the digital asset landscape evolves. The team has extensive experience working with both startups and institutional clients and the different regulatory regimes in the digital asset and blockchain sectors. Osler’s expertise covers cryptocurrency trading and investing, regulation of virtual currency dealers and crypto asset trading platforms, tokenized business models, cryptocurrency derivatives and related financial instruments, deployment of blockchain technology, and enforcement investigations and proceedings and litigation.

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