France Receives First Initial Coin Offering Approval by The AMF

News / 04.01.2020

An ICO approval by the AMF (‘Autorité des marchés financiers) illustrated some conditions a few days ago that was primarily in line with regular best practices all around the globe. It also elaborated on the basic facts that show the urgency and necessity of having simple rules and regulations that govern space activities in cryptocurrency. 

The rules set in place function concerning the provision of secure issuing of digital assets, ensuring the issuers are in complete compliance with the primary standards and procedures taken against malicious acts that include laundering money and practices based on Know-Your-Company acts as well as legal registration in the region of France. Following this realization, the United States still lags in implementing similar regulations while the Asia regions establish the regulations that assist in ensuring similar security measures employed in France. 

The region of France backs up crypto-related practices employed by Germany, including introducing new taxes against technology firms located in the United States, proving that they have a rift. This shows the urgency for the U.S. region to quickly introduce new rules and regulations that follow the practices applied in France and other regions exhibiting similar regulations. 

Initial Coin Offering 

The Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) tokenized funding forms were considered game-changing developments following business funding facets significant to the crypto landscape. The ICO is essentially the longest-used form based on crypto space crowdfunding. The companies utilize the ICO’s ability to facilitate fast capital raising projects by issuing the cryptocurrency tokens at discount prices based on subsequent developments of the projects realized. 

Cryptocurrency Accommodation in Europe

The European countries clearly show full support of the cryptos through their selfless practice in filling the United States’ gap as the China region creates and implements new standards. This implies that it might result in cryptocurrency dominance globally as they project leadership in the field. The European region and its countries have exhibited accommodation of the cryptocurrencies as the nation’s therein creates and implements rules and regulations regarding crypto-related entities.

Following this insight, France as a nation has long since shown its independence on these accommodation practices. As such, the first ICO approved by the nation is expected to be conducted during the period between the 1st of March 2020 and the 1st of June 2020. 

Born in Bucharest, Marius is the founder of Crypto Adventure. Since his first contact with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, he never stopped believing that they are one of the most important innovations of our time, which will forever change the way business is done.