Canada: IIROC Prepares to Regulate Blockchain Applications, Digital Assets


The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) is the latest body to look more closely into blockchain and its applications. In a Notice summarizing the significant activities and initiatives that IIROC will focus on in its 2019 fiscal year: April 2018 – March 2019, IIROC says that as the pace of industry change continues to accelerate, and the rise of financial technology (FinTech), blockchain, digital assets, etc. has transformational implications for markets, investors, dealers and overall industry infrastructure, the organization is preparing itself to regulate blockchain applications and digital assets.

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