Forensic evidence storage through blockchains: Scorechain in Cyber-Trust Project

The CYBER-TRUST project aims to develop an innovative cyber-threat intelligence gathering, detection, and mitigation platform, as well as, to perform high-quality interdisciplinary research in key areas for introducing novel concepts and approaches to tackle the big challenges towards securing the ecosystem of IoT devices.  Scorechain’s role in this project was »

Swiss Parliament approves new DLT Regulations notably for crypto-based assets

The New Swiss Blockchain DLT Laws have been approved by the Swiss Parliament on 25 September 2020. Finalised last week, laws are expected to come into effect in early 2021: What is important to know? A specific category of tokenised rights named “Uncertificated Register Securities” regarding security token issuers; A »

Happy 5th Birthday to Scorechain

5 years ago, Scorechain was established in Luxembourg. It’s not so long ago but at this time Bitcoin was only 7 years old!  In 2014 when we started the project, we identified the future needs of analytics and tools for regulation and monitoring of digital assets. There was no token, »

Crypto Assets Regulation in France

In the context of growing interest in the Distributed ledger technology (DLT) shown by blockchain ecosystem players and also traditional financial actors, the regulation of crypto assets in the world is changing quickly.  This article aims to give an overview of the current status of regulations of crypto assets in »

Crypto business in Estonia: 3 months left to comply with new law

The amendments to the Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Prevention Act (MLTFPA) in Estonia were adopted by the Estonian parliament on 11 December 2019, and entered into force on March 10th 2020.  Who is concerned?  The Act aims to provide more transparency in business activities and involve cryptocurrency activities. These »