Germany Harshly Regulates Crypto Assets as of January 1, 2020: What are the Best Strategies for Blockchain Startups, FinTechs, Banks, Exchanges and Industrial Companies?

Philipp Sandner
Aug 21 · 11 min read

Some Few Words in the Law with Major Implications

Economic Effects and Outlook

Type 1: Startups Requiring a License

Type 2: FinTechs Requiring a License

Type 3: Traditional Banks and Financial Intermediaries Interested in Offering Crypto Asset Custody

Type 4: Joint Ventures Between Financial Institutions and Startups



Philipp Sandner

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Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

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