As part of the series of “Gibraltar Day in London” events organised by Gibraltar Finance we co-hosted a forum in conjunction with StartUp Grind, Gibraltar and London Chapters.
The annual Gibraltar Day in London Funds and Fintech breakfast, held at the RAC Club in Pall Mall, London was hosted by Albert Isola, Minister for Commerce HM Government of Gibraltar on Tuesday 23rd October 2017.
The Minister for Financial Services, the Hon Albert Isola, last week hosted two Funds and Fintech seminars and held related meetings in Geneva and Lausanne, Switzerland.
The Gibraltar Day in London Financial Services lunch was held at the Guildhall and hosted by the Fabian Picardo, Chief Minister and Albert Isola, Minister for Financial Services on Monday 23rd October 2017.
Limited regulation of certain DLT use cases exists in a handful of places but no other country has introduced the comprehensive regulatory framework we have set up in Gibraltar. The laws come into effect on 1st January 2018.
HM Government of Gibraltar confirms that on 13th October 2017 it published the Financial Services (Distributed Ledger Technology Providers) Regulations 2017 together with a Bill for an Act to amend the Financial Services (Investment and Fiduciary Services) Act.
Despite the massive difference in the sizes of population, Gibraltar’s 30,000 and China’s billion, as the world’s second biggest economy seeks to expand its global footprint even further there were surprising synergies which the Rock could exploit.
An article published by the Gibraltar Chronicle
A video report published by gbc.gi The Trade Mission organized by the Gibraltar-American Chamber of Commerce continued today, with the focus on Start Ups and how emerging entrepreneurial ventures can access finance and grow their business internationally.
Last week we told you how British territory Gibraltar is luring European financial firms who want to access the UK once passporting rights are gone..
“Gibraltar's unique trading relationship with the UK allows Gibraltar to position itself as a ‘gateway to the UK and the world’s fifth largest economy both today and post Brexit” - Albert Isola Minister for Commerce 2017 Budget Address
A local financial technology company, Easy Payment Gateway, has won the 2017 EGR award for the Services industry rising star.