Buying Crypto-Currencies

At LF Legal we receive many enquiries about crypto-currencies (also known as ‘coins’ or ‘tokens’). We believe they are here to stay, because they are such a useful financial tool. If buying coins remember: You are speculating, not investing: coin have no guaranteed minimum value. They don’t pay dividends or interest. They are not a […]

Cryptocurrency – Legal or Not?

As lawyers, we have advised clients, both companies and individuals, who have set up cryptocurrency related businesses or wanted guidance about cryptocurrency related matters. As an increasingly popular area of business, the legal and regulatory framework is still being developed. We aim to help our clients make informed decisions and guide them to achieve their […]

Crypto-currencies – what is the latest?

The UK’s House of Commons Treasury Committee recently published a report regarding the current and future regulation of crypto-assets in the UK. The report flags risks such as high price volatility; hacking of crypto-asset exchanges; poor market liquidity; market manipulation and a lack of investor protections. The report discusses these areas and indicates the Government’s […]