What will become the new global currency?
The two elephants – America and China – is context for thinking about the nexus of Gibraltar + UK + Israel
The UK maybe a stepping stone to America (business culture and language are similar). If Gibraltar offers value to UK, that journey from Israel to USA via UK may also be through Gibraltar... an alternative route for Israeli ventures could be towards China, which also could be via Gibraltar.
2019 - UN Meeting: Gibraltar Lawyers Call For A Global Regulatory Framework For Cryptocurrencies
Gibraltar legal firm partner Joey Garcia from ISOLAS LLP called for a regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies at a recent UN meeting in Japan.
“This meeting also highlighted the importance of global co-operation as we continue to discuss the next steps for the international community in this space,” said Garcia.
ISOLAS LLP clients Xapo and Huobi also participated in the ‘Financial Service Providers’ session alongside JP Morgan Chase.
Garcia co-chairs the Gibraltar Government working group/think tank on digital currencies.
Jan 2021 – Gibraltar Adds “10th Core Principle” for Digital Asset Exchanges to Meets Defined Market Standards
Joey Garcia, a partner at the law firm ISOLAS LLP, has brought together members of the Global Blockchain Convergence to form the working group for the development of the new framework.
According to a release, the framework seeks to guide those who have the potential to form important concepts for the work of other international organisations, such as the Financial Action Task Force, the European Commission and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).