King & Wood Mallesons and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. have published a new whitepaper that sets out practical steps for...
King & Wood Mallesons and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. have published a new whitepaper that sets out practical steps for developing smart derivatives contracts.
The Financial Services Agency of Japan has announced basic application requirements to be met when a company seeks registration with the FSA as a virtual currency exchange service...
This is not restricted to the banking sector. Treasury and the ACCC are already considering its expansion to the energy and telecommunications sectors.
APRA's revised framework for licensing of authorised deposit-taking institutions coincides with relaxed restrictions on the use of the word “bank” in the Banking Act.
Australian regulators have released new guidance in an effort to help provide additional clarity on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency compliance.
Much of the optimism about the future of the RMB as a global trade and investment currency is built around China’s massive Belt and Road Initiative.
It provides advice on the design and implementation of Australia’s Open Banking system and is the first stage in a broader consumer data right.
If designed correctly, a blockchain can increase trust in a system, but like any computing system, if it is poorly design it may still be vulnerable to data...
KWM's response to the Review into Open Banking in Australia’s Issues Paper under which consumers could request financial institutions to provide or share their data.
Part of KWM's digital fundamentals series, discover the what, how and why of Ethereum.
The CSIRO’s Data61 reports contain scientific research on learnings from blockchain’s use, gives guidance on what blockchain could mean and shows how a future with blockchain might be...
The Productivity Commission's final report on Data Availability and Use recommends the introduction of a “Comprehensive Right”, providing a a joint right to view, transfer and correct data.