Home Capital Cryptocurrency

Finding the balance between regulation and innovation

Khairani Afifi Noordin
Khairani Afifi Noordin9/30/2021 9:28 PM GMT+08  • 17 min read
Finding the balance between regulation and innovation
Regulators worldwide have been sharpening their focus as the ecosystem gets bigger and more people trade cryptocurrency
Font Resizer
Share to WhatsappShare to FacebookShare to LinkedInMore Share
Scroll to top
Follow us on Facebook and join our Telegram channel for the latest updates.

It has been an interesting year for cryptocurrencies. While China’s central bank may have banned all digital tokens (see sidebar), Bitcoin — the most famous of them all — has defied gravity and Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweets to reach record levels. Other cryptos have also been able to put behind occasional bouts of sell off to chalk up new highs as well.

Beyond geeks in their darkly-lit rooms, there has also been heightened interest among institutional and sophisticated investors, which has led to incumbent financial institutions to enter into the foray with their own offerings involving the blockchain technology.

Inevitably, as the whole ecosystem gets bigger and as more people trade cryptocurrency, regulators worldwide have been sharpening their focus on the digital assets, increasingly looking for a stable framework of regulations.

For more insights on corporate trends...
Sign In or Create an account to access our premium content.
Subscription Entitlements:
Less than $9 per month
Unlimited access to latest and premium articles
3 Simultaneous logins across all devices
Bonus unlimited access to online articles and virtual newspaper on The Edge Malaysia (single login)
×
Loading next article...
The Edge Singapore
Download The Edge Singapore App
Google playApple store play
Keep updated
Follow our social media
Subscribe to The Edge Singapore
Get credible investing ideas from our in-depth stock analysis, interviews with key executives, corporate movements coverage and their impact on the market.
© 2022 The Edge Publishing Pte Ltd. All rights reserved.