In February 2017, the International Organization of Securities Commissions released their report on Financial Technologies. This excellent report provides a snapshot of the Fintech sector together with an explanation of blockchain technology and insight on how regulators may approach the technology.
It is very pleasing to see that regulators are being careful to not stifle Blockchain innovations and developments while at the same time being aware of the need to protect investors and consumers. This is a difficult balancing act that will no doubt play out in different ways at the national level.
Read the report here.