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What is MiCA?

December 19, 2022

In the first of a three-part interview, Fried Frank Partner Steven Lofchie interviews Peter Kerstens, an Adviser for Technological Innovation and Cybersecurity for the European Commission.

Mr. Kerstens chaired the EC's FinTech Taskforce, which helped create the Markets in Crypto-assets Regulation (MiCA), a comprehensive regulatory regime tailored specifically to crypto-assets. In this first session, Mr. Kerstens explains how MiCA is being implemented in the European markets.


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