Our experience in cryptocurrency includes:

  • Advising on the Corporations Act requirements in conducting initial coin offerings, advice on the need for Australian Financial Services Licences for ICOs, compliance advice on white papers, privacy issues and director duties;
  • Advising on the AML/CTF requirements of cryptocurrency exchanges and cryptocurrency issuers;
  • Advising on the tax implications of the proceeds received from ICOs, including applying for private rulings from the ATO;
  • We work with companies considering launching their own cryptocurrency to formulate an offer, and assist in their fundraising activities by providing practical legal advice;
  • Assist in structuring ICOs for maximum tax and regulatory efficiencies;
  • Assist in formulating strategic alliances to maximise token utility.