Blockchain Technology, Fintech & Cryptocurrency Transactions

Our Digital Assets Practice provides comprehensive offshore expertise on Blockchain, cryptocurrencies and digital assets.

The Cayman Islands are one of the most popular jurisdictions in the world for Blockchain-related businesses and cryptocurrency funds, with the largest initial coin offering (ICO) ever recorded and a growing ecosystem of blockchain technology companies.

Our attorneys are very experienced in this fast-paced and rapidly growing industry and ready to assist with:

    • Counseling clients on their initial coin or token offerings or security token offerings (ICOs/ITOs/STOs) in the Cayman Islands, including structuring issues, SAFT/SAFTE agreements, reviewing the White Paper and the terms and conditions of the blockchain platform, and drafting the token sale documentation
    • Advising clients on issues related to offshore investment funds investing in digital assets and specific risk factors
    • Advising on tokenized funds investing in venture capital or real estate
    • Advising on corporate, financing and intellectual property issues related to investments in blockchain companies and joint venture projects
    • Advising token issuers and cryptocurrency funds on compliance with the Cayman Islands Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations.

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