With the objective to make a regulation of cryptocurrency environment while similar showcase better and better-quality competitiveness/leadership in the Balkan Region of Europe, Prime Minister of Albania Edi Rama emphasized on that the gov is open to new expansions and methods to entice investments. On October 22, 2018, Mr. Rama stated that Albania could now become a center for investors to target and be part of the rebellion that virtual money could get.
The administrators are already working on drafts and valuations to present regulation proposals. Rama further stated that his administration had already expected considerable research on the subject. Pending fortunate results from the valuations finished, the country will begin to promote itself as a central hub for businesses dealing with cryptocurrencies.
It is well understood that the country’s government is pointing to become the next Island of Malta which offers a friendly regulation of cryptocurrency space for startups and companies in general. Despite the annual long tanking and bad stance held by Albania’s Central Bank, this marks a date of boarding into a fresh page of staff modernization. As per the report published in Tirana Times, the ACB and the Financial Supervision Authority unceasingly cautioned traders or depositors of crypto-risks and it never approved a company to issue its virtual coin.
The institution even went on to say that investments were the duty of individuals, along with delivering a reminder to the community that the Albanian Financial Supervisory Authority has delivered no licenses for corporations generating and allocating virtual currencies.
In exploring the allegations of digital regulation of cryptocurrency, Albania joins the likes of Malta, Gibraltar, and Switzerland. As per News BTC, these places will then give strong competition for the Western Baltic state – mainly given that the likes of Binance has already moved to Malta and Gibraltar has licensed its first cryptocurrency exchange as part of its revolutionary lawmaking programme.[The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and/or the official policy of the website. ]