State of relations between the banking-financial sector and the digital asset industry in France
22
10
2020

The Adan publishes today a report presenting the results of the survey. The report provides an overview of the relationship between banks, payment institutions and e-money firms and crypto-blockchain actors.

« Relax, take it easy » : Understanding the MiCA and Pilot Regime crypto regulation
8
10
2020

During its webinar held on October 7, Adan presented and analyzed the two proposed regulations applicable to crypto-assets (digital assets) of the European Commission, published as part of its Digital Finance Package on September 24. The Association also expressed its concerns about the potential threats to innovation posed by these projects. Adan proposes solutions to improve the system and thus promote the competitiveness of the European crypto industry.

News of the month of September
6
10
2020

It's back to school! Here are the news of September 2020.

Adan travels to Lithuania to meet the local crypto ecosystem
1
10
2020

Invited by the French Embassy of Lithuania, the Adan went to Vilnius to meet his local counterparts at the Economic Forum organized on the occasion of President Macron's official visit.

Blockchain and cryptocurrency regulation in Europe risks stifling innovation
25
9
2020

Following the publication of the Commission's regulatory proposals aimed at regulating the digital assets (MiCA) and security token markets (pilot scheme), the Adan is in a position to welcome the positive points of this text as well as to warn of the risks of certain provisions.

News of August 2020
4
9
2020

It is the end of the summer, and soon the 3rd quarter that the Adan will close at the end of the month. So, at the time of the beginning of the school year, Adan takes stock!

L'Adan is recruiting an intern in writing and communications
27
8
2020

Adan is recruiting a trainee in writing and communication in order to enhance the content produced by the team to facilitate understanding and extend the visibility and audience of the Association.

Consultation of the European Commission on its MLA/CFT Plan
3
8
2020

Adan is responding to the European Commission's consultation on the forthcoming review of the rules applicable to the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing ( ),AML-TFscheduled for January 2021. The Association takes a general position on this occasion.

Adan responds to Financial Stability Board consultation on stable corners
22
7
2020

Adan responds to the Financial Stability Board's consultation and submits its analysis of stablecoins and global stablecoins (GSCs).

Survey on the state of the relationship between digital asset players and the financial industry
21
7
2020

Adan conducts a survey of digital asset and blockchain professionals on their relationships with financial institutions

Consultation on a new digital finance strategy for Europe / FinTech action plan
17
7
2020

In April 2020, the European Commission launched a broad consultation with the Fintech industry to review and update its strategy on Digital Finance.

Security Tokens Report: The Need for a Suitable European Framework
16
7
2020

It was in the context of the digital assets EC consultation on the token market that Adan, AFTI, AMAFI and the Gide255 team surveyed the actors involved in the development of the token security market. The aim of this initiative is to feed into the regulatory work in progress.

Constitution of VASP and European Affairs Committees
9
7
2020

As part of its mission to develop the digital assets sector, Adan announces the creation of its first committees. They bring together communities of interest from several members of the Association and aim to address certain issues more effectively.

News of June 2020
7
7
2020

This month of progressive deconfinement was particularly busy! Here are the Adan news of June 2020.

Adan responds to the French Competition Authority's FinTechs sector inquiry
23
6
2020

In response to the French Competition Authority's investigation, Adan describes the persistent barriers to access to banking institutions and stresses the danger of such inertia, particularly in the current economic climate.

Virtual event: what impact of the crisis on the digital asset industry?
2
6
2020

On 8 June, Adan will present the results of its work on the impact of the Covid19 crisis on the digital asset industry and in particular our survey.

Answer to the European Commission on the review of the MiFIDII/MiFIR regulatory framework
29
6
2020

ADAN responded to the European Commission's consultation on the review of the MiFIDII/MiFIR regulatory framework.

Survey for a regulation adapted to security tokens
19
5
2020

ADAN is actively working on regulatory issues related to security tokens. It is in the context of this work that ADAN is delighted to launch a major survey of the players involved in the development of the security token market.

Letter to Members of Parliament on the extension of the PSAN (digital assets service providers) regime
5
5
2020

In the context of a proposed extension of the regime governing the VASPs, ADAN wants to establish a more proportionate and better adapted rules.

Digital Assets and COVID-19: ADAN launches a dedicated website
30
4
2020

Since the beginning of the crisis, ADAN has been involved with its members and all industry players. To gather and present its work, ADAN opens its information space.

Survey on the state of the crypto and blockchain industry during the COVID-19 crisis
24
4
2020

ADAN is launching a major survey to better understand the state of the digital asset and blockchain industry in this period of economic and health crisis.

ADAN publishes its answer to the EU Consultation on crypto-assets
6
4
2020

ADAN (Association for the Development of Digital Assets) drafted a comprehensive answer to the EU Consultation on crypto-assets. The Association is thankful to the European Commission for this opportunity to express its views on the status of the crypto-assets industry and its future, but also on the way the EU regulation on crypto-assets should be tailored.

"Crypto to crypto" activities in France: recommendations for the regulation of actors
30
3
2020

In January, ADAN addressed the issue of activities between digital assets (so-called "crypto-crypto" activities) carried out from France. We launched a public consultation with the players in the sector which led to the drafting of a report that we are publishing today.

Launch of the ADAN: a lively exchange on the promising future of digital assets
10
3
2020

Actors from the world of digital assets, traditional banking and financial markets discuss the issues, the blockages to be overcome, and the challenges to be met by ADAN.

Come and meet NDAA at the Blockchain Task Force Meeting
3
2
2020

ADAN will participate in the second meeting of the Blockchain Task Force organised by the Directorate General for Enterprise.

Eleven French companies launch the Association for the Development of Digital Assets (ADAN)
14
1
2020

Leaders of the French digital asset and blockchain industry form a professional association, the Association pour le Développement des Actifs Numériques (ADAN).

Creation of the Association for the Development of Digital Assets
14
1
2020

Leaders of the French digital asset and blockchain industry form a professional association, the Association pour le Développement des Actifs Numériques (ADAN).

ADAN gives its opinion on the recommendations of the Financial Action Task Force
9
12
2019

On 21 June 2019, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) issued recommendations on digital assets to the group's member states. ADAN wishes to accompany the Public Authorities in the effective implementation of these recommendations. We present in this document the recommendations of the association on the modalities of this transposition.