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A$DC – First Australian dollar stablecoin minted by ANZ Bank

On March 24 2022, Australian media (Eyers, 2022) reported that ANZ Bank had created a stablecoin linked to the Australian dollar to reduce risk and improve transaction speed and cost for one of its clients to purchase digital assets. This was a landmark transaction for the digital economy, as this is the first time an […]

AML/CTF changes now in place

Anti-Money Laundering & Counter Terrorism Financing (AML/CTF) reviews are currently in full swing, and the regulator is expected to step up proactive monitoring. Following criticism and concern regarding Australia’s customer due diligence requirements, amendments to the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006 (Cth) (AML/CTF Act) were passed by parliament in December 2020, and these […]