Proporcionamos a nuestros clientes
asesoramiento experto y las mejores prácticas de la industria
LLÁMENOS HOY
503-670-7772
Menu
Search

In The News

Home > Agent Oversight And Monitoring > Federally Chartered Banks and Thrifts May Provide Custody Services For Crypto Assets
Jul28 - 20

Federally Chartered Banks and Thrifts May Provide Custody Services For Crypto Assets

WASHINGTON—The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today published a letter clarifying national banks’ and federal savings associations’ authority to provide cryptocurrency custody services for customers.

National and state banks and thrifts have long provided safekeeping and custody services, including both physical objects and electronic assets. The OCC has specifically recognized the importance of digital assets and the authority for banks to provide safekeeping for such assets since 1998. In the letter published today, the OCC concludes that providing cryptocurrency custody services, including holding unique cryptographic keys associated with cryptocurrency, is a modern form of traditional bank activities related to custody services. Crypto custody services may extend beyond passively holding «keys.» Read the complete article HERE.

Categories

Archives

Events

October
24-27, 2021

The 2021 MoneyFest will take place in Las Vegas from October 24 to October 27. Learn more about this event here.

May
5-7, 2021

The 2021 IMTC EMEA event is the first-ever hybrid event of the Cross-Border Payment Industry in Europe. Learn how to register for this event here.

CONTÁCTENOS

Complete todos los campos marcados con * y envíe el siguiente formulario para
hacer su consulta.

PÓNGASE EN CONTACTO CON NOSOTROS HOY

Complete todos los campos marcados con* y envíe el siguiente formulario para hacer su consulta.

  • Este campo es un campo de validación y debe quedar sin cambios.

Call Now Button